15 days in Charente-Maritime Itinerary

15 days in Charente-Maritime Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
La Palmyre-Les Mathes
— 3 nights
2
Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron, Ile d'Oleron
— 3 nights
3
Saint Martin de Re, Ile de Re
— 1 night
4
La Rochelle
— 7 nights

3
nights
La Palmyre-Les Mathes

La Palmyre-Les Mathes
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage du Vieux Phare and Beach of La Palmyre. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Plage de la Pointe Espagnole and Zoo de La Palmyre. Go for a jaunt from La Palmyre-Les Mathes to Pont l'Abbe d'Arnoult to see BOC17 about 44 minutes away.

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Limoges to La Palmyre-Les Mathes is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron.

Things to do in La Palmyre-Les Mathes

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

La Tremblade, BOC17, CNPA Bassin de Marennes, Plage du Vieux Phare, Domaine des Claires
Highlights from your plan
Zoo de La Palmyre
Zoo de La Palmyre
Plage de la Coubre ©
Plage de la Coubre
Beach of La Palmyre ©
Beach of La Palmyre

3
nights
Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron, Ile d'Oleron

Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron ©
Saint-Pierre-d'Oléron is a commune in the Charente-Maritime department in southwestern France.It is located on the island of Oléron.As the biggest city of the island, it is widely considered as the capital of the island. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage des Saumonards and Plage de Chaucre. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Plage de Vert Bois and Plage de Vert Bois. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Remigeasse, do a tasting at Vignoble Favre, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de la Phibie, and enjoy the sea views from Le phare de chassiron.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron road trip planning tool.

Drive from La Palmyre-Les Mathes to Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Saint Martin de Re.

Things to do in Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Georges-d'Oleron, Dolus-d'Oleron, Le phare de chassiron, Plage de la Phibie, Plage de Vert Bois
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Plage des Saumonards ©
Plage des Saumonards
Le phare de chassiron ©
Le phare de chassiron
Plage de Vert Bois ©
Plage de Vert Bois

1
night
Saint Martin de Re, Ile de Re

Saint Martin de Re ©
Saint-Martin-de-Ré is a commune in the western French department of Charente-Maritime.It is one of the ten communes located on the Île de Ré.HistoryFortificationsSaint-Martin-de-Ré has extensive fortifications, reflecting the strategic importance of the Île de Ré. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): do a tasting at Domaine Pelletier, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Plage Gros Jonc, thenkick back and relax at Plage de l'Arnerault, and finally make a trip to Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Saint Martin de Re trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron to Saint Martin de Re takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in Saint Martin de Re can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to La Rochelle.

Things to do in Saint Martin de Re

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Domaine Pelletier, Plage Gros Jonc, Plage de l'Arnerault
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Plage Gros Jonc ©
Plage Gros Jonc
Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re ©
Port de Saint-Martin-de-Re
Domaine Pelletier ©
Domaine Pelletier

7
nights
La Rochelle

La Rochelle
Driving on the narrow streets can be difficult in La Rochelle so walking or biking will give you the best view of the pale stone buildings that give the Vieux Port, or old port, a distinctly Mediterranean quality.
Relax by the water at Cote Sauvage de la Presqu'ile d'Arvert and Plage du Chay. Family-friendly places like Vieux Port and Aquarium La Rochelle will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near La Rochelle: Eglise Saint Vivien (in Pons), Domaine De Birius (in Biron) and Plage de la Conche des Baleines (in Saint Clement des Baleines). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Chatelaillon, stroll through La Grande Cote, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take a stroll through Quartier Saint Nicolas.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read La Rochelle trip site.

You can drive from Saint Martin de Re to La Rochelle in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or ride a ferry. July in La Rochelle sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in La Rochelle

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Royan, Chatelaillon-Plage, Pons, Rochefort, Eglise Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais
Highlights from your plan
Vieux Port
Vieux Port
Aquarium La Rochelle ©
Aquarium La Rochelle
Plage de Chatelaillon ©
Plage de Chatelaillon