Etaules tourism and travel guide

Photo of Etaules in Charente-Maritime

Visit Etaules: highlights and tourist information

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Etaules is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 47 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Etaules is 434 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Palmyre at 4 km and La Tremblade at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etaules, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Etaules in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Etaules

Markets in and near Etaules

  • Arvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Les Mathes: market every day except Monday (4km)
  • La Tremblade: market every day except Tuesday (5km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Monday (12km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Sunday (13km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (15km)

More information about Etaules, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Etaules, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Etaules.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (26km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (28km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (39km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (8km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (11km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (13km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (15km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (16km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (19km)
  • Pointe de Grave (23km)
  • Forêt de Pons (46km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (7km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etaules

Canton: Tremblade

Arrondissement: Rochefort

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17750

Distance to Etaules

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 434 km

from Calais: 619 km

from Nice: 699 km

from Bordeaux: 108 km

from Strasbourg: 740 km

Getting here

Etaules is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Etaules from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arvert, Breuillet, Chaillevette, La Tremblade, Les Mathes and Mornac-sur-Seudre.

This page in French: Visiter Etaules