The Charente-Maritime is very fortunate in that many different sorts of boating are on offer here. At sea, of course, thanks to the coastline but also inland boating, on many different waterways.
Whether drifting along or driven by the wind, anchors away! You will find everything you could hope for here for your leisure boating. You have the choice, depending on whether you prefer inland or sea boating, between the calm pleasures of river boating or the excitement of the ocean.
From surfing to sand yachting, from yacht outings off the islands and Fort Boyard to rowing or river cruises on specially equipped boats, there is no shortage of choice when it comes to boating in the Charente-Maritime.
Numerous boating amenities, such as the port des Minimes at La Rochelle, the economic activity related to boating and the Grand Pavois, all attest to the key role boating plays in the Charente-Maritime.