Poitou-Charentes Information Guide

Rich in historical monuments, many Roman edifices are to be admired in Poitou-Charentes: coastal fortifications will enchant architecture lovers. Lazing about is another pleasant activity, especially in the sandy beaches and nice seaside resorts of the region. Some renowned festivals are also on offer as well as gourmet food. An ideal location for those who want to gather discovery and relaxation.

Learn about the different aspects that make the Poitou-Charentes a very interesting French region.

About Poitou-Charentes

Informative description of Poitou-Charentes.

Population & Demographics

Regional population & demographics information.


Discover the rich history of the region.


Geographical information about Poitou-Charentes.


Information about the economy of Poitou-Charentes.

Poitou-Charentes Tourism & Lifestyle

View our tourist information and tips about what to do when visiting the Poitou-Charentes region. Discover the true identity of this beautiful area, find useful information about travel, accommodation, gastronomy & everyday life in the region.


General touristic information about the region.

Travel & Transport

Important travel information, covering travel by road, rail, air & sea.


Information about hotels in Poitou-Charentes.


Useful information for planning holidays in Poitou-Charentes.


Find the best golf courses throughout the region.

Food & Gastronomy

Discover the many regional gastronomic delights.


Learn about the climate & typical weather of this region of France.

Poitou-Charentes Wine

Learn about the renowned Cognac brandy and less known Charente wines.

Poitou-Charentes Property Information

If you are thinking of buying property in the West of France then view our comprehensive Poitou-Charentes property information section. Read our important real estate information before you decide to buy.

Poitou-Charentes Property Portal

Learn about the different property styles, architecture & properties for sale in this region of France.

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