Île d’Oléron is the largest island on France’s Atlantic coast. It is also the most cyclist-friendly island in France, with almost 200 km of cycle paths!
Île d’Oléron enjoys a number of advantages: sunshine worthy of the French Riviera, beaches, fabulous food, lush unspoilt countryside and a rich heritage. It’s also the perfect playing field for sports lovers. Everyone is free to choose what to see and do on the island, depending on where their interests lie. Its mild climate and stunning scenery attract visitors all year round.
On Île d’Oleron too, the landscape forms a beautiful mosaic of salt marshes, pine forests, oyster parks, picturesque villages, hollyhocks and unspoilt beaches. Cyclists, prepare to be amazed!
You are advised to travel to the island by boat, as the bridge is unsafe for cyclists.