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Châtelaillon-Plage

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Charente-Maritime

Châtelaillon-Plage - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Charente-Maritime
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Born from the period of "Swimming in the sea", the station Châtelaillon-Plage combines the charm of a retro style "Belle Epoque" skillfully maintained and undeniable modernity.

Deemed to be in perpetual motion, the station remains conducive to relaxation. True to its roots, she knows instill a sense of friendliness and his taste for simple things. For here we take the time to live! Located 10 km south of La Rochelle, the one we affectionately call "Châtel" is now the resort of La Rochelle Country.

Geographical information

MunicipalityChâtelaillon-Plage
Postcode17340
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Latitude46.0666662 (N 46° 3’ 60”)
Longitude-1.0833314 (W 1° 4’ 60”)
Surface area6.59 km²
Population6127 inhabitants
Density929 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLa Rochelle (18.6 km, 18 min)
Insee code17094
IntercommunalityCA de La Rochelle
DepartmentCharente-Maritime
RegionPoitou-Charentes

Nearest cities & towns

Angoulins4.3 km (8 min)
Salles-sur-Mer5.4 km (8 min)
Saint-Vivien6.1 km (11 min)
Thairé9.2 km (15 min)
La Jarne9.3 km (12 min)
Aytré9.9 km (11 min)
Croix-Chapeau10.1 km (16 min)
Yves10.5 km (10 min)
Clavette10.5 km (15 min)
La Jarrie10.5 km (15 min)
Périgny13.5 km (16 min)
Saint-Rogatien13.8 km (16 min)
Montroy14.1 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

Many varied activities are offered to vacationers:

Sports: Gym, beach volleyball, beach soccer, rollerblading, cycling ... sports activities for all tastes and all ages to discover during the season Châtelaillon.

Festive: Every Friday night is free in the ball park of greenery. Tuesdays at 21:30 and up at the concert on Wednesday at 18.30 for children for young audiences. It is an eclectic, rich and varied that awaits vacationers.

Nature: Tour of oyster beds, the nature reserve of marshes Yves, Junior Safari .... Nature lovers will discover the riches oyster and marsh nature reserve which adjoins the city Yves Châtelaillon.

Places of interest

Leisure centres
Natural sites
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Châtelaillonnaise season opens with the festival of kites and wind during the weekend of Easter kite flying giant maiden yachting free entertainment and fireworks punctuate this weekend.

On 1 May, the flowers are honored with flowers in Chatel. Every year, the municipality distributes to châtelaillon a tray of geraniums to decorate their windows and balconies.

In June, châtelaillon unpack their treasures on the garage sales in St. Germain.

The major event of the city, which is prepared throughout the year by the seven districts of the city is definitely "Chatel Festival" which takes place the last weekend of June. Each year a theme is represented: Carnival of Venice, India, Latin America, Asia ... Craft fair, bands from selected countries, fireworks enliven the exception of Saturday. On Sunday, the highlight is the parade of seven neighborhoods with tanks, animals ...

In August, the oyster and shellfish production is being honored with the festival Boucholeurs. The program for this day games in the foreshore, tasting of oysters and mussels.

Then comes the Golf range: an original test of golf in one place.

Detailed information

Kite and Wind Festival
Three days of shows in the wind for the whole family, on the main beachApril 2016

Photos

Aerial view of Châtelaillon-Plage
Aerial view of Châtelaillon-Plage
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Casino
Casino
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Villa châtelaillonnaise
Villa châtelaillonnaise
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Reading on the beach
Reading on the beach
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Day Boucholeurs
Day Boucholeurs
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Weather

Tuesday 5 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 15°C
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Wednesday 6 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 15°C
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Thursday 7 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 23°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Supervised sea kayaking
Sports sensations7 € to 70 € Fouras (9.2 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Saint-Trojan miniature train
Rail itineraryEasy1h30Saint-Trojan-les-Bains (27 km)
Cité de l'Huître (oyster museum)
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Marennes (28 km)
Laves Wood
HikeEasy1h00La Taillée (37 km)

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Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels