Le Marais Poitevin

Wonderful, so beautiful, unusual….so many adjectives are used to describe boat trips  in the «  marais poitevin ». With or without guide, two kinds of trips are possible. Come on and discover wildlife, flora, gastronomy,l andscape architecture, history in an idyllic setting.

Natural area between Vendée and Charente Maritime,  the «  marais poitevin » extends on 100 000 hectares. It’s considerated as the second more wet area in France.  You can browse the labyrinth of waterways , just feeling totally free , and admire one of the more beautiful landscape shaped by man.  You have three parts in Marais ( Marsh)  : coastline, dry marsh only for agriculture and the wet marsh  which floods when major floods. According to tides, landscape changes and evolves as natural events dictate. The piers follow one another to  allow  you  go on and  discover water trails….Near  the marsh,  you can discover small and picturesque villages, around the forest massif located at Mervent-Vouvant

This is one the most important area in France for the reception of migratory birds. Come on and discover many hidden treasures.

 

 

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