Ile d'Oléron - Pointe de Chassiron

The île d'Oléron, a gift of nature!

Looking for a breath of fresh air? Head for the île d'Oléron! Nick-named the “Lumineuse”, this small island is a little corner of paradise for nature-lovers. There are plenty of ideas for outings: discover the fishing ports, wander through the salt flats, taste the oysters, seafood and local wines...

And don't forget to take a photo of the notorious Fort Boyard.

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