La Rochelle Old Harbour, Show all 52 places in FRANCE » FRANCE52
#Family time , #Marines
La Rochelle’s harbour is the first thing to see when you arrive, not just because it’s gorgeous, but it demonstrates the close relationship the city has always had with the ocean . You can wander along Quai Duperré, savouring the iconic view of the Tour Saint-Nicolas and Tour de la Chaîne, painted by countless artists including Corot, Signac and Vernet.
Then take a seat under the awnings of one of the many quayside restaurants have a delicious seafood lunch as the little sailboats come and go.
It’s even prettier in the evening with the illuminated towers reflected in the waters.