From the Seudre estuary to the Gironde estuary, via the Atlantic coast, Destination Royan Atlantique is full of unspoilt landscapes. A land of activities that appeals to lovers of sports and outdoor recreation.

Playground for fans of outdoor activities and beach sports, the Royan region offers a variety ofnatural spaces. They are entirely dedicated to activities in Royan and its surroundings. On land or at sea, every opportunity is good to get closer to nature. Then enjoy the landscapes differently! walk through 3 large Natura 2000 areas thanks to the various hiking routes offered on our land of activities.

On earth

On foot, by bike or on horseback, the destination is then explored at its own pace. Among the activities offered are:

  • Two famous cycle routes: the Vélodyssée® and the Canal des 2 mers à vélo®, 8 VTC loops, 14 mountain bike circuits
  • Multiple hiking trails: more than twenty Detour trails, walking and hiking circuits, GR®4 and GR®360 or the paths of the Seudre…
  • And 145 km of marked equestrian paths.

Every corner of the territory is thus conducive to discovery.

Horseback riding on the Côte Sauvage

On the water

Sailing towards new horizons... After the beach, the country of Royan also invites you to take to the sea. A session surfing in Royan, a fishing trip in surfcasting on the Grande Côte or rather a moment in yachting on the Grande Plage of Saint-Georges-de-Didonne, so many nautical experiences that smell good of the iodized air and the sea spray. Let yourself be carried along by the water and the tides.

Land of activities - stand up paddle opposite the Cordouan lighthouse

A land of multi-faceted activities available to you to discover our differently contrasting landscapes.


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