On the Atlantic coast, flanked by three islands, Re, Aix and Oleron, La Rochelle welcomes youto the department of Charente-Maritime. Here you can set out on a trip unique with its history,sea-scapes, exceptional sites and friendly atmosphere.The numerous architectural treasures of the town will take you on a tour through history, in the footsteps of famous people ‒ including rebels!
Whether you go on foot or by bike you can enjoy the sea air along the long promenades through parks and gardens lining the coast.
Dive to the bottom of the ocean in the Aquarium to see the fascinating riches of the marine biodiversity.
Savour the atmosphere and the rhythm of La Rochelle, from the terraces of the Old Port to thegourmand flavours of the market. Let yourself be lured into the charming shopping streets in theheart of the old town.