Saint-Martin de Ré
Charente Maritime, Ile de Ré
Located in the heart of the Ile de Ré and capital of the island, this charming village surrounded by star-shaped ramparts, surmounted by a listed citadel signed Vauban, is home to a charming marina.
Take the opportunity to rent a boat or go on a cruise from Saint Martin to discover La Rochelle, Fort Boyard and the island of Aix.
It is good to stroll there all year round, stroll through its flowery streets of hollyhocks in season, stroll through its colorful market and buy local products, stop at a café terrace to admire the view of the boats, dare a tasting of oyster or caviar ice cream at the famous local ice cream parlor or even lounging on its magnificent fine sandy beaches.
You can also go up to the observatory bell tower to discover a sumptuous panorama of the city ! For the most greedy and courageous, discover it by bike and take the cycle path towards the north of the island, not forgetting to take a gourmet break in one of the countless oyster bars with breathtaking views. on the ocean while tasting a small local white wine.