City Pons, the oldest medieval city of Charente Maritime has a rich history and worthwhile. His dungeon, remnant of the old castle dates from the twelfth century. Ramparts surrounding narrow streets full of history, adorned with turrets, arches, stairways, a chapel and mansions, that cascade down the hillside. Alleys join the lower city and the true Seugne haven. The banks of rivers, green and fresh, lend themselves well to stroll bucolic and relaxing, on foot or by boat. Alleys join the lower city and the true Seugne haven. The banks of rivers, green and fresh, lend themselves well to stroll bucolic and relaxing, on foot or by boat. City Pons, also well known as a stopover on the way to Saint Jacques de Compostela, offers many other attractions for tourists and vacationers from the Atlantic coast. City Pons is at the crossroads of Bordeaux / La Rochelle Royan / Angoulême which are all within 80 kilometers. So Pons is ideally situated to enjoy and discover beautiful sites and places. Citadel of Blaye, Talmont sur Gironde, beaches Mecher sur Gironde, Saint Georges de Didonne, Royan, the Palmyre Zoo, the estuary of the Gironde, the islands of Ré and Oléron, The Atlantic coast with Marennes La Rochelle, visit fort Boyard, Rochefort and Royal Rope and Hermione ship 3 masts. But also take the opportunity to acquire Cognac, visit Paléosite Saintes.