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Destination of Rochefort Ocean

Stay in Charente-Maritime for your holidays, between land and sea ! Discover the Naval Dockyard of Rochefort, Aix Island, the peninsula of Fouras...

Rochefort Ocean : A naval dockyard, two peninsulas, two of the smallest islands in Charente-Maritime, a river and its estuary... Spend your holidays in the Land of Fort Boyard ; and discover its exceptional historical and natural heritage.

The seaside resort of Fouras-les-Bains is your destination for relaxing, sunbathing and taking a dip in the sea with one of the best views of the Fort Boyard. And for fishing on foot, it will be on the other side of the estuary, in Port-des-Barques, the oyster peninsula of Rochefort Ocean.

Take the ferry to the Aix Island, the pearl of the estuary, for a break from the daily life or pass the Passe-aux-Boeufs and find yourself on the Madame Island, for a hike.

Continue your maritime adventure in Rochefort, home of the frigate Hermione and home of the Corderie Royale, first building of the Naval Dockyard.

Take a stroll on the historic docks of the river port in Tonnay-Charente and admire its Suspended Bridge and the surrounding marshes.

The passenger boat Riveo will take you on the other side of the Charente river to Echillais, from where you will see the Transporter Bridge, the last one of its kind in France!

And why not take a tour in the Medieval period at the fortified castle of St-Jean-d'Angle?

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