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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Charente-Maritime

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Historical Places in Charente-Maritime

  • Phare des Baleines , Saint Clement des Baleines
    See a lighthouse built by Vauban in 1682 and a newer lighthouse built by architect Leonce Reynaud in 1849. Phare des Baleines owes its name t
  • Corderie Royale , Rochefort
    Corderie Royale, a vast complex filled with museums and architecture, attracts as many as 150,000 yearly visitors. First built in 1666, the c
  • Fort Boyard , Fouras
    A lone fortress in the waters of the Pertuis d'Antioche, Fort Boyard has walls as high as 66 ft (20 m). The oval-shaped fortress is 223 ft (6
    Tours from $247
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    Historic destinations in Charente-Maritime

    Saint Clement des Baleines Best for: Historic Sites, Outdoors Saintes Best for: Historic Sites, Nightlife, Museums Talmont sur Gironde Best for: Historic Sites Saint Martin de Re Best for: Museums, Outdoors, Shopping Meschers-sur-Gironde Best for: Wildlife, Fun & Games

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