A charming, historical region of central France, Poitou-Charentes fronts the Bay of Biscay and contains a variety of traditional French attractions and places of interest. Tourists flock Poitou-Charentes as it is regarded as the second sunniest region of France after Provence
The most visited part of Poitou-Charentes is Charente-Maritime
. The quaint coastal resorts of La Rochelle
, Marans and Surgeres all provide attractive, unmissable places to visit.
If liquor is your thing, then it would be remiss to forget a trip to Cognac, where you can learn all about the town’s main export.
As well as a plethora of coastal destinations, venture inland to enjoy Poitiers and its family-orientated atmosphere. Futuroscope and its spectacular theme park is always a big hit, with its technologically advanced experience.
Select from charming bed and breakfast accommodation, cottages, rural farmhouses and houses, the perfect rental accommodation awaits in the French heartland of Poitou-Charentes.