Cycling and Walking


Cycling map of the island – Click here for map.

Exploring Ile de Re by bike – Click here for article.

If walking is your passion, there’s no better place to indulge than Ile de Ré

There are more than 150 kms of nature trails and offer fantastic opportunities to walk it length and breadth : the coastline and dunes of Saint Marie, ancient woodlands at le Lizay and wildflower meadows, the woods at Trousse Chemise or the fortifications of Saint-Martin, home to a variety of wild flowers and butterflies. If you’re looking for walks with added interests such as bird-watching or wildlife, you may want to join a guided walking tours available throughout the year with our resident ornithologists and naturalists who provide invaluable insights into our history, heritage and wildlife.

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