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GettingHere

We are 5 minutes from Saintes in the Charente Maritime department (dept no. 17).

Walking :

  • The GR4, the long distance footpath which runs from Grasse to Royan comes through our village, St Georges des coteaux http://www.gr-infos.com
  • The St Jacques de Compostelle route passes through Saintes which is just 5 minutes away :http://www.saint-jacques.info


By car :

  • Exit 35 of the A10 Paris to Bordeaux autoroute sortie is just 5 minutes away :http://www.autoroutes.fr
  • Our village is a good stopover point en route to the thermal towns of the South West of France : http://www.thalasseo.com
  • We are also ideally placed for a stopover en route to the Pyrénées and for those on a pilgrimage to Lourdes


By train :

  • The nearest TGV rail station on the Paris to La Rochelle line is the station at Surgères 45 minutes away
  • Angoulême TGV rail station on the Lille Paris to Bordeaux line is 1 hour away
  • The nearest regional train station is at Saintes, 10 minutes away


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