Dolus is located in the southern part of the Island of Oléron. The main activity of this municipality is the oyster and of course his specialty, as with any sector Marennes-Oléron is the Fine de Claire oysters Green.
Dolus-d'Oléron is, with its 2,900 hectares, the largest municipality in the canton south of the island of Oléron. Dolus-d'Oléron extends from the coast to the west coast.
Dolus-d'Oléron offers a wide variety of landscapes: woods, swamps, crops (vines, orchards and vegetable fields), pine forest or oyster sites.
The town consists of several hamlets and oyster ports. Its large sandy beaches are ideal for swimming and wetlands conducive to bird watching. This is also to Dolus-d'Oléron Le Marais birds stood, must for nature lovers. Iléo, the aquatic center of the island of Oleron, opened at the exit of the city. Iléo offers indoor and outdoor pools, racer, spa, aerobics... Note: This water park is fully accessible to disabled people.