The hinterland

Dare to discover in Charente Maritime the secrets of the back-country stones (Saintongeais, Rochefortais, Royannais…) with a detour that all ages will enjoy:

  • The Zoo at Palmyre
  • The aquarium at La Rochelle
  • The World Gardens at Royan (7.5 hectares of gardens, biggest orchid greenhouse in Europe)
  • The Royal rope-works at Rochefort

Don’t forget to visit Fort Boyard by boat, profit from this boat trip to discover our neighbours: Ré, Aix and Madame.