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Discover the Atlantic coast for successful holidays in France

Discover the joys of a holiday on the Atlantic coast

Choose Charente-Maritime for holidays by the sea, and enjoy a multitude of beautiful landscapes. From La Rochelle to Royan via Fouras or Ronce-les Bains this is the ideal area to spend a family-friendly holiday.

Indulge yourself with a holiday on the Charente coast

To get started, visit the Côte de Beauté. Royan, known as "the city of art and history ", which will seduce you with its beaches and its very original “1950s” architecture. Nearby you will discover other seaside resorts such as Saint-Georges-de-Didonne or Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, which are a paradise for families looking for convivial holidays.

Further north, you will discover a less urban landscape. La Côte Sauvage and the pine forest of Coubre are a real paradise for lovers of hiking and cycling. At the heart of a stunning environment, you will continue exploring this beautiful area by visiting La Palmyre, Bonne Anse or the Phare de la Coubre before reaching Ronce-les-Bains. On this side, huge sand beaches await you. The Côte de Beauté is also on the way to the Vélodyssée.

The sluice of Antioch, has an atmosphere all of its own. Fouras-les-Bains offers an idyllic holiday setting for families, thanks to its "village" spirit. Châtelaillon-Plage is also one of the bathing resorts that recall the atmosphere of the "1900s".

The Atlantic coast will seduce you with its range of activities

The beaches of the Atlantic coast have a well-established reputation for beauty. But this is not the only asset of this region. Indeed, it is possible to participate in many activities such as sailing, water sports, cycling and hiking and to enjoy many diversions such as festivals, concerts, night markets etc...

You can find the main events in the current year in our Agenda section.

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