Oleron 2nd largest Island in France

Oleron France offers a lot to the tourists, It is 2nd largest Island in France. It has stunning beaches, lovely markets and indeed it is one of the most beautiful place to be along the sea, Oleron is a famous destination for tourists from all around the Europe, people from France make their way to Oleron to spend their holidays. There is a lot of activities which will catch your attention at Oleron, One of them is cycling. There are number of tracks for cycling along the beach and within the town. While traversing the town, If you get to meet the locals, you will see how kind hearted they are, the locals of Oleron have to offer immense hospitality to the tourist who are visiting their town.

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One of the best thing to do at oleron france is to spend an entire day on the lovely sunny beach, You can do that every day, and you will never get enough of the beach, It is a perfect destination to spend vacations with your family or friends. At day you can enjoy the beach and town. At night you can get to the campsite and lay down under the beautiful sky.

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Oleron France Travel Guide

You can also take a day to explore the neighbouring countryside, where you will find vineyards, huge farms and tender hearted villagers. Total length of the cycle lanes around the town is approximately 100 KMs. Most of the people prefer cycling while exploring the town and I would recommend the same, as its the best medium of transport in this beautiful town.

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Another great thing about this Island is the tasty and luscious food, The vegetables are fresh, so are the fruits. All these eatables can be found at very cheap price, even the villagers might offer you food for free, And the food at oleron is mouth watering.

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Places to See in Oleron France

  • Tranquill and Chic Harbour
  • La Flotte
  • Saint Martin de Re.

Although camping at Oleron France is a lovely experience, but if you want a roof on your head at night, there are number of hotels and lodges offering accommodation to the tourists. From the number of great beaches Oleron has to offer, Plage de la Remigiasse is the best among them. If you want to explore the nearby towns, you should explore Saint Pierre, It is worth your time. La Chateau is also a great town in the east, which is known for its castle and fortification which were introduced by Vauban, If you love oyster, you should consider visiting oyster port at Le Chateau.

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There was a time when Oleron France was unknown by the masses, its natural beauty was at its fullest in that era, now in summers, it’s a rare chance you will find a calm place to lay down for a while or to enjoy the beautiful natural environment because of great number of tourists visiting. If you want to get away from the people and spend some time alone with your loved ones, there are two forest nearby, Saumonards and Saint Trojan forest. Head there to have some space from the crowd.

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If you have any queries regarding your trip to Oleron France, Let us know in the comments, you can also share your experience with us in the comments. If you want to read more before planning your travel, check out official site of Oleron France.

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