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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Deux-Sèvres

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude46.2968030 (N 46° 17’ 48”)
Longitude-0.6914240 (W 0° 41’ 29”)
AltitudeFrom 1m to 36m
Surface area15.12 km²
Population623 inhabitants
Density41 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNiort (14.4 mi, 31 min)
Insee code79010
IntercommunalityCA du Niortais

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Georges-de-Rex2.5 mi (5 min)
Damvix2.6 mi (6 min)
Saint-Hilaire-la-Palud2.9 mi (7 min)
Le Vanneau-Irleau2.9 mi (7 min)
Amuré4.5 mi (12 min)
Sansais5.8 mi (11 min)
La Grève-sur-Mignon5.8 mi (12 min)
Le Mazeau6.2 mi (14 min)
Le Bourdet6.4 mi (16 min)
Maillé6.5 mi (16 min)
Coulon6.8 mi (17 min)
Cramchaban6.9 mi (18 min)
Saint-Sigismond7.4 mi (18 min)
La Laigne7.7 mi (19 min)
Prin-Deyrançon8 mi (20 min)

Things to see and do

Visit the Marais Poitevin: The Marais Poitevin, also known as "Green Venice" for the tourist part, is a vast territory consisting of water and greenery, where nature lovers will find peace and quiet, through 400 km of channels. You will marvel at the landscape entirely shaped by man and nature. Discover this unique site in Europe over a guided walk with a guide or a boat ride adventure from the great port of Arçais. The tours range from 1 hour to 2:30, you scroll to 3 to 10 km of canals, a world of tranquility, mystery and discovery of the Marais wild.


Sunday 18 june
Min. 17°C - Max. 30°C
Monday 19 june
Min. 16°C - Max. 21°C
Tuesday 20 june
Min. 14°C - Max. 21°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Carriage ride in the Poitevin marsh
Nature and the great outdoors10 € to 12 € Maillezais (5 mi)
Horse-riding for beginners and improvers for ages 1 and up
Sports sensations27 € to 35 € Dompierre-sur-Mer (19.1 mi)
Jet Ski in La Rochelle
Sports sensations70 € to 180 € La Rochelle (25 mi)
Maiden flight and introduction to autogyro flying
Sports sensations39 € to 179 € Luçon (26 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Golden Ball - The Ford of Velluire
HikeEasy1h05Le Gué-de-Velluire (12.3 mi)
Laves Wood
HikeEasy1h00La Taillée (12.7 mi)
The Wood of Lavas - La Taillée
HikeEasy1h05La Taillée (12.7 mi)
The Locks - Sainte Radegonde des Noyers
HikeEasy4h55Sainte-Radégonde-des-Noyers (18.1 mi)
Circuit of Puyrolland
HikeEasy3h45Puyrolland (18.6 mi)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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