La Tremblade tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Ronce-les-Bains is a long established resort with several beaches nearby, and an important centre for mussel farming

La Tremblade is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near La Tremblade. For detailed visitor information see the La Tremblade travel guide.

Attractions in La Tremblade

Ronce-les-Bains is a long established resort with several beaches nearby, and an important centre for mussel farming: Ronce-les-Bains

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Tremblade in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Palmyre at 6 km and Brouage at 10 km.

La Tremblade, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 3 km (direction north-west)

Ronce-les-Bains is a long established resort with several beaches nearby, and an...

See Ronce-les-Bains guide
La Palmyre

La Palmyre

at 6 km (direction south)

You will find a beach at La Palmyre but it is best...

See La Palmyre guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

The town of Brouage is visited for the substantial fortifications and citadel,...

See Brouage guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is attractive and very...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide


Seaside resort at 19 km (direction south-east)

At Royan you will enjoy the beaches and also the promenade along...

See Royan guide
Ile d'Oleron

Ile d'Oleron

Island at 22 km (direction north-west)

It is usually the beaches that attract visitors to Ile d'Oleron, but...

See Ile d'Oleron guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

Rochefort is an attractive 18th century town with a famous corderie, where...

See Rochefort guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

While the beaches are the main highlight here in Fouras, be sure...

See Fouras guide
Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 26 km (direction south-south-east), in the Gironde department

The small resort of Le Verdon-sur-Mer is quiet but has long sandy...

See Le Verdon-sur-Mer guide


Island at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

Ile d'Aix is a small island, explored on foot or by bike,...

See Ile-d'Aix guide


at 28 km (direction south-east)

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and you can...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide


Seaside resort at 29 km (direction south), in the Gironde department

Soulac-sur-Mer is a long established beach resort at the north of the...

See Soulac-sur-Mer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-east)

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime, well known for...

See Talmont guide


Seaside resort at 34 km (direction south-east)

The seaside resort of Chatelaillon-Plage has a long sandy beach and a...

See Chatelaillon-Plage guide

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Markets in and near La Tremblade

Market days in La Tremblade: weekly market: every day except Tuesday;

  • La Tremblade: market every day except Tuesday (0km)
  • Arvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Les Mathes: market every day except Monday (6km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Sunday (8km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Le Chateau-d'Oleron: market every day - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Monday (17km)
  • Dolus-d'Oleron: market every day except Wednesday & Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)

More information about La Tremblade, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near La Tremblade, France

What to do at La Tremblade? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Tremblade.


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) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Boirie (23km)
  • La Roche Courbon (28km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (34km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (5km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (10km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (10km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (11km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (22km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (25km)
  • Pointe de Grave (28km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (9km)

Geography and distances

La Tremblade is in the west of France at 43 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: La Tremblade is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Tremblade

Canton: Tremblade

Arrondissement: Rochefort

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17390

Distance to La Tremblade

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 703 km

from Bordeaux: 113 km

from Strasbourg: 741 km

Getting here

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 La Tremblade from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arvert, Chaillevette and Etaules.

This page in French: Visiter La Tremblade