Vieux Port, La Rochelle

#1 of 6 in Nature in Charente-Maritime
Water Body · Nature / Park
A port since the 13th century, Vieux Port is world famous for its guard towers. In its prime in the 17th and 18th centuries, the port handled close to half of France's colonial trade. Today it attracts tourists from all over the globe. The well-structured port has three public pools. Put Vieux Port into our La Rochelle trip itinerary planning app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in La Rochelle.
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  • Really well preserved old port, with lots to interest the historically minded, self-guided walks with lots of information boards, too. Loads of cafes, bars etc on the portside, but mostly offering...  more »
  • Well maintained port with lots of cafes and restaurants at one end and the Towers of La Rochelle at the other end.  more »

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