Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting La Rochelle (LRH)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near La Rochelle!
Located 15 minute drive south of La Rochelle, Reserve Naturelle Marais d’Yves is a birdwatcher’s paradise. The protected area of 192 hectares is home to more than 250 different bird species. In the migratory season, the number reaches to a staggering total of around 20000. The lush green vegetation of the reserve is also pleasing.
Located just 23 miles south of La Rochelle, Rochefort is an appealing city to explore. Check out a fascinating range of exhibits at the Maison Pierre Loti or explore the historic ship of construction of Hermione. You can also take a walk along the Transporter Bridge, over Charente River.
About two hours drive from La Rochelle is located the city of Nantes, famed for its splendid architectures. Visit the Chateau des Ducs de Bretagne housing the Nantes History Museum or marvel at the gothic style of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul.