Destination Île d'Oléron-Bassin de Marennes Rochefort Océan  

The Ile d’Oléron - Bassin de Marennes is a region of exceptional natural beauty, with numerous outdoor activities, beaches, forests and vast areas of salt marshes. 


In gastronomic terms, the island is famous for its Marennes Oléron oysters.

Rochefort’s Maritime Arsenal exudes an air of adventure and far-off horizons.  It is the home port of the frigate Hermione.   There is also the possibility of taking a boat up the Charente estuary out onto the ocean and visiting Ile d’Aix (island), or the natural beauty of Ile Madame.