Weekend in Charente
The price of the trip includes :
- Round trip by bus
- 1 hotel night
- 1 breakfast
- 1 trip in plate boats
Departure : at 23h00, place Denfert Rochereau 75014 Paris
Return : around 21h00.
* prices from | Terms and conditions
- Single: 180 €
- Double: 150 €
- Twin1: 150 €
- Twin: 150 €
- Triple: 145 €
Twin : 2 single beds. Twin1 : 2 single beds for a lone traverler wishing to share with another traveler of the same sex.
Day 1 : Departure at 23h00 (11 p.m).
Day 2 : Arrival in the morning at Rochefort, a XVIIth century town created following the building up of the naval dockyard by Colbert on the shores of Charente. Free morning for visiting the dockyard and Corderie Royale. Departure for La Rochelle at the begining of the afternoon.
Free afternoon for discovering one of the most beautiful beach cities, with its old port, its Nicolas tower, the old city, le port des minimes and its many museums as well as the Aquarium. You can also go easily by boat to the Ré Island. Night in La Rochelle or in the vicinity.
Boat trip in Marais Poitevin
Day 3: After the breakfast, departure for Le Marais Poitevin (the « Green Venise »). Trip in 'plates' (typical boats) allowing to feel, through the canals, to take the fool advantage of the peace of this semi-aquatic, semi-terrestrial area, which is the 'Green Venice'. Free lunch at a picnic place, with local specialties: tasting of the « troussepinette », a local aperitif, and of the 'coypu' pâté. Free time for visiting the house of the wet swamp, with maraîchin interior, ecological structure of the middle ages church, where the priest was preaching in the front of an audience on boats, or walking alongside the chanels.
Departure for Paris at the beginning of the afternoon. Arrival to Paris around 21h00 (9 p.m)