Reaching the site

Coming from South

Coming from North

 

  • Highway A 10 ("Aquitaine") until exit 34, St. Jean d'Angély
  • First roundabout: direction "St Jean d'Angély"
  • Second roundabout: direction "Centre Hospitalier"
  • then straight ahead (small roundabouts), passing the "Intermarché" follow direction "Centre Hospitalier"
  • after passing the entry to the "Centre Hospitalier" on the right watch out for the junction with the D18 on the right, direction "Marennes", turn right into D18 there
  • Now follow D18 straight ahead through some villages: "Les Granges", "Bignay", "Le Mung", "St. Savinien", "Taillant", "Frichebois", "La Charrie" until you reach "Pont l'Abbé d'Arnoult"
  • Pass straight ahead through the big stone gate tower ("la porche"), still following D18
  • 2 km after leaving Pont l'Abbé d'Arnoult you reach Champagne
  • Turn left into the first drive-in entry on the left behind the village entry sign. Then you are in front of the wooden gate of the site.


Boattrip on the Charente

 

Coming from South



Old city part of Saintes

  • Highway A 10 ("Aquitaine") until exit 35, "Saintes"
  • Follow the green signs to Rochefort (do not follow the blue signs to Rochefort, they bring you back to the highway, which is wrong!)
  • After some turns you are on the N 137, which you follow, passing "St. Porchaire" in some distance after some minutes
  • At the roundabout after "St. Porchaire" you turn left (technically you do a three-quarter right turn in roundabout!), direction "Pont l'Abbé d'Arnoult"
  • Pass straight ahead through the big stone gate tower ("la porche"), still following D18
  • 2 km after leaving Pont l'Abbé d'Arnoult you reach Champagne
  • Turn left into the first drive-in entry on the left behind the village entry sign. Then you are in front of the wooden gate of the site.
   

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