Are you planning to spend the day or come on vacation and are looking for an experience in Saint-Martin-de-Ré? The Destination Ile de Ré Tourist Office offers you to discover all the activities in Saint-Martin-de-Ré, to book directly online.
Saint-Martin-de-Ré, between history and heritage
Classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, the capital of the Ile de Ré is a real paradise for history lovers. The Vauban Fortifications, a true architectural work of the 17th century, offer a unique journey through time, with walls and buildings full of history. If you want to get some height, go to the church tower of the village, which will offer you a panorama on the ocean and an irresistible view on the patrimonial wealth of the Vauban city. Want to live an experience in Saint-Martin-de-Ré? We give you all the details!
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To make sure you don't miss out on any of your Ile de Ré experience, get lost in the streets that go down to the harbor and fall in love with its 17th century houses and its small, flowery alleys. Then join the harbor, the heart of the village and its many activities, lined with restaurants, lively terraces, and fishing boats, waiting for the next departure.
Experiences in Saint-Martin-de-Ré : on land
There are so many ways to discover the historic village, and on the Ile de Ré, the bicycle is king!
Also, tandem rides, segways, electric scooters and even Grand Bi are commonplace on the island.
For a complete experience and to make sure you don't miss anything, take a guided tour to discover all the facets of the island's heritage that make it so unique: its harbor, its flowery alleys, its wells, its unusual facades, so many curiosities that will take you on a journey through the history of Saint-Martin-de-Ré.
To delight the youngest as well as the oldest, head for the "Parc de la barbette", for the activity in Saint-Martin that the youngest love: a ride on the back of a donkey, real mascot of Saint-Martin.
Activities in Saint-Martin-de-Ré : by the sea
The village harbor is the starting point for many activities by the sea. Embark on a catamaran for wonderful sea trips that will let you discover our wonderful archipelago and enjoy a great experience in Saint-Martin.
And as they say: after the effort, comes the comfort! Take a kayak or a paddle and enjoy a walk in the salt marshes or along the natural reserve of Lilleau des Niges, a true nature paradise that will surely amaze you.
You think you've seen everything there is to do in Saint-Martin? Go to sea with Croisières Inter-Iles to the Island of Aix, a pearl in the Charente estuary.