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La Rochelle: Fort Boyard Guided Boat Trip

La Rochelle: Fort Boyard Guided Boat Trip

Set off from the Old Port of La Rochelle, renowned for its iconic Saint Nicolas and Chain Towers, and embark on a captivating journey to discover Fort Boyard and the coasts of Île d'Aix. Enjoy a 2-hour guided sea trip, soaking in the most beautiful coastal views of La Rochelle, Île de Ré, and Île d'Oléron. Learn about the rich history of Fort Boyard from your guide's engaging commentary, available in both French and English. Travel in comfort aboard a heated and spacious ship, where our friendly crew will be on hand to assist with any questions. Admire the impressive Fort Boyard and immerse yourself in the historical and scenic highlights of La Rochelle. Dogs are accepted on board for a price of €5, please call 05 46 50 55 54 to reserve. You cannot book for the dog on Get Your Guide.

La Rochelle: Entry Ticket to the 3 Towers

La Rochelle: Entry Ticket to the 3 Towers

Gain entry to the 3 medieval towers of La Rochelle with one ticket: Saint Nicolas, de la Lanterne, and de la Chaîne. Learn about their tumultuous history and royal past. Get your entry ticket for the main attractions in the Old Port of La Rochelle — the 3 Towers. Dating back to medieval times, learn about the tumultuous history of each of these towers.  From prisons for Huguenots and foreign sailors in the 16th-18th centuries, to military prisons in the 19th century, plenty was happening in La Rochelle in times gone by.  Discover the Saint Nicolas Tower dating back to the 14th century. See how it was equipped with royal living quarters, as well as a chapel, while functioning as a defense tower.  Mosey around the De La Chaîne Tower, also dating back to the 14th century. Home to exhibitions since 1998, it used to be a place to collect taxes from incoming boats and the entrance to the port. Learn how the tower was damaged and rebuilt in the 19th century.  Explore the De La Lanterne Tower, the old lighthouse, ship disarmer, and, later, prison for many centuries. Count the 600 graffiti prisoners left on the walls over the years.

La Rochelle: Boat trip to Fort Boyard (2h00)

La Rochelle: Boat trip to Fort Boyard (2h00)

We await you at the departure from the Old Port of La Rochelle - a port famous for its 2 towers (the Saint Nicolas Tower and the Chain Tower) Let's go for a 2-hour guided sea trip towards the legendary Fort Boyard and the coasts of the island of Aix while admiring the most beautiful views of our coastline (the coasts of La Rochelle, Île de Ré and the 'Île d'Oléron). On board a heated and spacious ship, our crew will welcome you and remain available for any questions. Comments will also be translated into English.

La Rochelle : Boat trip to Fort Boyard (2h00)

La Rochelle : Boat trip to Fort Boyard (2h00)

We await you at the departure from St-Jean-d'Acre of La Rochelle - a port famous for its 2 towers (the Saint Nicolas Tower and the Chain Tower) Let's go for a 2-hour guided sea trip towards the legendary Fort Boyard and the coasts of the island of Aix while admiring the most beautiful views of our coastline (the coasts of La Rochelle, Île de Ré and the 'Île d'Oléron). On board a heated and spacious ship, our crew will welcome you and remain available for any questions. Comments will also be translated into English. Dogs are accepted on board for a price of €5, please call 05 46 50 55 54 to reserve. You cannot book for the dog on Get Your Guide.

La Rochelle : Fort Boyard au soleil couchant (2h00)

La Rochelle : Fort Boyard au soleil couchant (2h00)

Embarquez au cœur du Vieux Port de La Rochelle, au pied des 2 célèbres tours. Offrez vous une promenade en mer inoubliable autour de l'emblématique Fort Boyard. Admirez ce monument historique sous tous les angles et laissez vous captiver par son histoire fascinante. Notre Une expérience incroyable, au coucher du soleil, pour les amoureux de la mer et de l'histoire, à vivre en famille ou entre amis. A bord d'un navire chauffé et spacieux, notre équipage vous accueillera et restera à votre disposition pour toute question. Les commentaires seront également traduits en anglais.

La Rochelle "The Heritage" Segway Tour - 1h30

La Rochelle "The Heritage" Segway Tour - 1h30

For those who want to discover the richness and diversity of La Rochelle's heritage in an original way, this tourist and cultural tour is the one to choose! It's the one where you'll discover the most historic monuments in La Rochelle, and it's logically the tour with the most commentary. Some of these historic monuments are located on the seafront, including La Rochelle's emblematic towers, the Saint-Nicolas tower, the Chaîne tower and the Lanterne tower, as well as its Old Harbour. There are also many monuments and buildings located in La Rochelle's historic town centre, such as its superb Town Hall, which has just been reopened following a superb restoration. There are many other monuments in La Rochelle that you can discover on your Heritage Segway tour, such as Saint-Louis Cathedral and Place de Verdun, or more unusual places like Maison Nicolas Venette and Maison Henri II. It's a rich programme, revealing a city whose history is both past and present, thanks to a particularly well-preserved heritage. Rochelle's heritage is so diverse, it's all the more enjoyable when you discover it on a Segway gyro-pod. You'll be accompanied by one of our Mobilboard guides, who will add historical references and anecdotes about the city to your tour. These Mobilboard guides love to help you discover their city, just like the people of La Rochelle! It's a beautiful tour and a lovely ride during which La Rochelle Belle & Rebelle will reveal its charms and its most beautiful "treasures". An unmissable City Tour and a delight for anyone wanting to discover the heritage of La Rochelle!

Ile d'Oléron : boat trip to Fort Boyard 1h00

Ile d'Oléron : boat trip to Fort Boyard 1h00

We are waiting for you from Boyardville - a small peaceful seaside village, out of land in 1803, at the time of the construction of Fort Boyard, located only a few kilometers off. Let's go for a 1 hour commented walking walk towards the legendary Fort Boyard and the coasts of the island of Aix while admiring the most beautiful views of our coast. On board a heated and spacious ship, our crew will welcome you and remain available for any questions. The comments will also be translated into English. Dogs are accepted on board for a price of €5, please call 05 46 50 55 54 to reserve. You cannot book for the dog on Get Your Guide.

La Rochelle: Gems of The Port Quest Experience

La Rochelle: Gems of The Port Quest Experience

Play a city game where you will follow clues to discover wonderful places in the old town and old port of La Rochelle, a small, but beautiful French seaport. You will see a couple of maritime gems, such as The Red Lighthouse and the Aquarium, while taking a walk among La Rochelle’s urban wonders. Are you up for an adventure in La Rochelle? the app offers precise directions through the city. Play at your own pace. Feel free to pause and explore your surroundings whenever you wish. After you book the game, you’ll get an email with instructions on how to play. For larger groups, one person can purchase access for the entire group by selecting the number of people in the group. All group members will be able to play the city game on their smartphone. Alternatively, each person can purchase their own voucher. You can play as a group and solve the clues together as you walk, or you can split into smaller groups/teams and compete against the others. Each person can also play on their own, separate from the group, and meet the group at the end.

Escape Game Outdoor : La perle de La Rochelle

Escape Game Outdoor : La perle de La Rochelle

Escape The City c’est un jeu de piste connecté, une sorte d’escape-game outdoor – ou Live City Game – qui vous propose d’explorer votre ville d’une manière ludique et en équipe ! C'est quoi le principe ? Une fois votre équipe constituée, une mission vous sera proposée par un compagnon digital directement accessible depuis votre smartphone. Vous devrez alors enquêter à la recherche d’indices, résoudre des énigmes originales et interagir non seulement avec votre guide mais aussi avec vos co-équipiers.😎 La Mission : La mer est agitée, le vent s'est levé, un danger plane au dessus de la Rochelle.🌊 Le Kraken géant endormi depuis des siècles menace la ville, accompagne la Sirène Ariesea à travers la ville et résous les énigmes qui te permettront de sauver la ville. 🧜‍♀️ En équipe, parcours les rues et le vieux port à la recherche d'indices.🔎

La Rochelle : Discovery Stroll and Reading Walking Tour

La Rochelle : Discovery Stroll and Reading Walking Tour

Nestled on the picturesque Atlantic coastline, La Rochelle is a city that beckons travelers with its unique blend of historical grandeur, maritime prowess, and contemporary allure. With its charming streets, centuries-old landmarks, and vibrant marina, La Rochelle exudes an unmistakable charm that captivates visitors from near and far. This French gem boasts a rich tapestry of experiences, from strolling the iconic Old Port to exploring its maritime heritage. While its beauty is undeniable, the real magic lies in its fascinating history and untold stories. To truly immerse yourself in the heart and soul of La Rochelle, the "La Rochelle: Discovery Stroll and Reading Walking Tour" stands as a key to unlocking hidden treasures and unraveling the city's best-kept secrets. This expertly guided tour takes you on a journey through time, where every cobblestone pathway reveals a chapter of the city's incredible narrative. From historic architectural wonders to stories of resilience, this tour provides an enriched perspective on La Rochelle's past and present. As you meander through its cobblestone streets, you'll quickly discover that La Rochelle isn't just a destination; it's an immersive experience that allows you to witness the harmonious coexistence of history and modernity. The city's enchanting blend of old-world charm and contemporary vibrancy creates an irresistible allure, making La Rochelle a must-visit destination for all curious souls. Whether you're an avid history enthusiast or an adventurous explorer, La Rochelle has something to offer, and the "La Rochelle: Discovery Stroll and Reading Walking Tour" promises to be your perfect companion for a deep dive into this enchanting city.

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