Island of Aix

Ranked on the list of outstanding natural beauty, the Island of Aix is a small crescent of land 3km long by 700m wide multitude of landscapes that can be explored on foot or by bicycle.
First monastic land and strategic location awakening the rivalries of the kingdoms of France and England, the island was further fortified with the creation of the arsenal of Rochefort (1666). Today, the Island of Aix is a tourist destination incontournablede Charente-Maritime.