COGNAC CITY, FRANCE : travel information on Cognac city in Charentes Poitou, France

Cognac city travel guide

Cognac city is situated in Charente Poitou ( South west of France ) between Loire Valley and Bordeaux.

Cognac city is a small world famous town, renowned for its brandy, the « drink of the gods » as french writer Victor Hugo called it : the Cognac brandy

Most of the great houses and distilleries of Cognac brandy are situated in Cognac city and they offer a visit for the public, and even sometimes a free glass of Cognac !

Cognac city is a beautiful small town with medieval stone buildings in the small streets of the old town.

Charente Poitou is also renowned for :

La Rochelle city and the sandy coastline of Ile de Ré, Royan, Ile d’Oléron…

Poitiers city and its Futuroscope (an entertainment park dedicated to cutting edge technology…)