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La Rochefoucauld is a pretty riverside market town situated on the banks of the Tardoire river.

The town has excellent restaurants, bars and shops and also one of the most famous chateaux in France, parts of which date from the 11th century. The Chateau is open to the public and over twenty furnished rooms can be viewed.

There is a lively market on Saturday mornings, and a large bustling monthly market on the 10th of each month. Throughout the summer on Friday and Saturday nights there are free concerts in the towns historic 14th century cloisters with a variety of music ranging from rock to classical.

The town boasts an open air swimming pool, fishing on the river, a hospital museum and there is horse riding and golf nearby.