Rivedoux-Plage tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rivedoux-Plage in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of La Flotte-en-Re at 5 km from Rivedoux-Plage

Visit Rivedoux-Plage: highlights and tourist information

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Rivedoux-Plage is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include La Flotte-en-Re at 5 km and Saint-Martin-de-Re at 9 km.

Rivedoux-Plage, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Flotte-en-Re

La Flotte-en-Re

Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of La Flotte-en-Ré is a pretty village on the Ile-de-Ré...

See La Flotte-en-Re guide


at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

On the north coast of Ile-de-Ré, the village of Saint-Martin-de-Ré is very...

See Saint-Martin-de-Re guide
La Rochelle

La Rochelle

at 9 km (direction east)

The historic town and monuments and the vibrant harbour area make La...

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La Rochelle aquarium

La Rochelle aquarium

at 9 km (direction east)

The aquarium in La Rochelle features various parts, including a shark tank...

See La Rochelle aquarium guide
La Rochelle harbour

La Rochelle harbour

at 9 km (direction east)

The harbour area in La Rochelle is the liveliest part of the...

See La Rochelle harbour guide
La Rochelle Natural History Museum

La Rochelle Natural History Museum

Museum at 9 km (direction east)

The Natural History Museum in La Rochelle contains an eclectic mix of...

See La Rochelle Natural History Museum guide
La Rochelle towers

La Rochelle towers

at 9 km (direction east)

These three fortress towers protect the entrance to the harbour in La...

See La Rochelle towers guide
Ile de Re

Ile de Re

Island at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

The Ile-de-Ré is an island with lots of sandy beaches and some...

See Ile de Re guide


Seaside resort at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chatelaillon-Plage guide


Island at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Ile-d'Aix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Ars-en-Ré is one of the pretty villages to explore on the Ile-de-Ré...

See Ars-en-Re guide
La Faute-sur-Mer

La Faute-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 20 km (direction north-north-west), in the Vendee department

Here at La Faute-sur-Mer you can explore the nature reserve and peninsula...

See La Faute-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction south-east)

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

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La Tranche-sur-Mer

La Tranche-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Vendee department

La Tranche-sur-Mer is a small resort, but very pleasant and with an...

See La Tranche-sur-Mer guide

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Markets in and near Rivedoux-Plage

Market days in Rivedoux-Plage: weekly market: Monday and Friday;

  • Rivedoux Plage: market Monday and Friday (0km)
  • Saintes: market every day except Monday (4km)
  • Le Bois-Plage-en-Re: market every day (9km)
  • La Rochelle: market every day (9km)
  • Aytre: market Friday (12km)
  • La Couarde-sur-Mer: market every day - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Saint Denis d'Oleron: market Monday (16km)
  • La Bree-les-Bains: market every day - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Chatelaillon-Plage: market Tuesday & Friday & (17km)
  • Ars-en-Re: market every day except Tuesday - seasonal market only (19km)

More information about Rivedoux-Plage, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Rivedoux-Plage, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (16km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (24km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (46km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (48km)
  • La Roche Courbon (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (36km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (38km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (38km)
  • Forêt de Benon (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (52km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (56km)

Geography and distances

Rivedoux-Plage is in the west of France at 10 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Rivedoux-Plage is 405 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rivedoux-Plage

Canton: Saint-Martin-de-Ré

Arrondissement: Rochelle

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17940

Distance to Rivedoux-Plage

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 405 km

from Calais: 580 km

from Nice: 726 km

from Bordeaux: 157 km

from Strasbourg: 731 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 Rivedoux-Plage from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Flotte-en-Re and Sainte-Marie-de-Re.

This page in French: Visiter Rivedoux-Plage