L’île d’Oléron: Territory The second largest French metropolitan island l’île d’Oléron, in the Nouvelle Aquitaine region, also has the name of Luminous Oléron, referring to its amazing hours of sunshine.
Lying off the Atlantic coast and with very easy access by viaduct, the island stands out because of its tranquillity and protected natural scenery, 100km of coastline, and 3,000ha of forest that are ideal for discovering on foot or by bike.
Are you looking for a training area that will enable you to recover in the best of conditions? L’île d’Oléron is at sea-level with a particularly high level of oxygen in the air.
Its island status and absence of hilly terrain make it ideal for amateur or professional sportspeople.
L’île d’Oléron in a few words? Peaceful, natural, authentic.
To find out more about the island, the tourist office’s catalogue is available on line.