Parks and gardens
The parks with changing moods of La Rochelle extend over nearly 350 hectares. Oceanic or Mediterranean, disciplined or wisely disordered they encourage strolling and relaxation. Arranged with bike paths, walks, benches, animal park, playgrounds, they are real breathing points in the city. Also enjoy the many green spaces present in the city center of La Rochelle for bucolic and cool breaks in the shade of trees.
Take the step up to the various nature reserves in the territory to discover a preserved nature and wildlife. The Marais d'Yves and Baie de l'Aiguillon Nature Reserve are famous for being excellent birdwatching spots.