With a production area of about 30 km2, the Marennes-Oléron basin is the largest oyster production centre in Europe. From the campsite Les Pins, you will have the opportunity to visit this unique natural region with amazing landscapes. The basin includes 26 communes including Marennes, Hiers-Brouage, Saint-Sornin, Nieulle-sur-Seudre, Mornac-sur-Seudre, Saint-Just-Luzac, La Tremblade, Le Gua, Bourcefranc-Le-Chapus and Le Château-d’Oléron. It extends between the Gironde and Charente estuaries. It includes part of the island of Oléron, as well as the marshes of Marennes and Seudre.
A very “relaxing and natural” camping holiday
The best way to discover the natural riches of the Marennes Basin is undoubtedly by bicycle! Marennes and its surroundings are covered by numerous cycle paths. During your stroll, make a stop in the marshes of the Marennes basin which shelter a unique fauna and flora and in particular many species of migratory birds. The amateurs of beautiful nature will be able to observe herons, egrets and swans… As soon as the beautiful days arrive, it is not rare to see storks nesting in the marshes of Brouage. Here, nature is queen!
Don’t miss the visit to the City of the Oyster which explains in an educational and playful way “the adventure of the oyster”. In Saint-Just-Luzac, in the heart of the Marais de la Seudre, the walker can visit the Moulin des Loges, one of the last tidal mills in Europe. If you are in search of nature and strong sensations, the park accrobranche of the castle of La Gataudière awaits you and will make the happiness of the small ones and the big ones !
Your holiday rental near the Marennes basin
30 km from Marennes, the 3 star Camping Les Pins is the ideal place to shine around the Marennes-Oléron basin. It will be very easy for you to visit all the high places of tourism from your mobile home or your site! If you wish, the campsite can advise you in the choice of your leisure activities. To each his vacation!!! If you are looking for an outdoor holiday rental near Marennes, contact the campsite on 05 46 23 30 83 for availability.