Charente-Maritime is the Poitou-Charentes region’s window onto the Atlantic coast!
This privileged geographical position, with a mild and sunny climate to boot, is a veritable paradise to discover and enjoy the many charms of the Charente coast to the full.
A holiday tradition in Charente-Maritime
A rich military and maritime heritage
The rich historical past of La Rochelle
, a major trade port and one-time Huguenot capital, and Rochefort-sur-Mer that was for many years the main military arsenal of France, also make the Charente coastline a unique destination.
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