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The department charente maritimeThe Charente-Maritime is a region in France that is full of natural beauty and historic charm
. With its fine sandy beaches, picturesque villages, and historic sites, there is something for everyone. If you stay at one of the Capfun campsites in the region, you will be ideally located to explore some of the most fascinating places in the Charente-Maritime. From the Capfun campsites, Camping Chênes
in Medis, Camping Bonne Etoile
in Bois Plage En Re, Camping Coquelicots
in Royan, Camping Zéphir
in Les Mathes La Palmyre, Camping Huttes
in Saint-Denis d'Oléron, Camping Céleste
in Breuillet, Camping Atlantique Parc
in La Palmyre and Camping 4 Vents d'Oléron
in St Georges d’Oléron, here are the 5 most beautiful places to visit within a 30-minute radius.
Firstly, Camping Chênes
is the ideal starting point for discovering the charming medieval villages of Talmont-sur-Gironde and Mornac-sur-Seudre
. Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the most beautiful villages in France and is located on a cliff overlooking the estuary of the Gironde. You can admire the cobbled streets, stone houses, and stunning views of the water. Mornac-sur-Seudre, on the other hand, is a fishing village known for its narrow and winding streets lined with half-timbered houses. There, you can taste fresh seafood and visit local craft workshops.
Next, Camping Bonne Etoile
is located on the Île de Ré
, a popular holiday destination. Île de Ré is famous for its fine sandy beaches, picturesque villages, and relaxed way of life. You can explore the villages of Saint-Martin-de-Ré, Ars-en-Ré, and La Flotte, with their cobbled streets, colorful houses, and lively markets. Don't forget to try local specialties, such as oysters, bouchot mussels, and potato pancakes.
is located on the Atlantic coast, near the town of Royan. Royan
is a lively town with a golden sandy beach, a covered market, and modern 1950s architecture. Nearby, you can visit the historic town of Saintes,
with its Roman remains, amphitheater, and abbey. You can also discover local vineyards and taste the famous Pineau des Charentes, a wine and cognac-based aperitif.
is located near the La Palmyre Zoo
, one of the most famous zoos in France. The zoo is home to more than 1,600 animals of 130 different species, in an 18-hectare landscaped park. Children will love watching giraffes, lions, elephants, and monkeys. Adults can enjoy the fine sandy beaches of La Palmyre and visit the lighthouse of La Coubre, offering stunning views of the Atlantic coast.
is located on the Île d'Oléron
, the largest of the French Atlantic coast islands. You can discover the many beaches of the island, such as the Saint-Denis d'Oléron beach, the Gautrelle beach, or the Rémigeasse beach. You can also visit the port of La Cotinière, famous for its fishing boats and fish market.
The Charente-Maritime region is also known for its cuisine
. You can enjoy traditional dishes such as fish soup, mouclade (mussels cooked in a cream sauce), farci charentais (a dish of meat and vegetables), and Charentais pancakes. The scent of the sea air mixes with the aromas of local products, offering a true pleasure for the senses.
Here is the list of our holiday parks in Charente maritime