L'Ile d'Aix is located off the Pointe de la Fumée, end of the Fouras peninsula and Oléron. Its area is 3 km long and 700 m wide, is one of outstanding natural and preserved.
The island can only be visited on foot (3 hours) or by bike.
The oyster is one of the main activity, you can visit three museums: the Napoleonic Museum, the African Museum and the Museum of Nacre.
To get there from Cote Ocean
, you need to drive to la pointe de la fumée in Fouras and take the boat. You can find here
the schedule and rates of the company.