High place of tourism in the marsh poitevin, Coulon takes place in New Aquitaine, in the department of Deux-Sèvres. Considered the capital of the green Venice, the town is located in the district of Niort, in the center of the wet marsh.
Labeled Small town of character and Most beautiful village of France, Coulon is today mainly focused on tourism, and especially green tourism. The proximity to the Poitevin marsh attracts visitors from all over the world throughout the year to discover this region with unique landscapes.
In addition to its preserved environment to discover the time of walks in flat boats, the commune of Coulon also presents an architectural heritage of great interest that unveils the traditional constructions of this part of Deux-Sèvres.