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Port des Salines Interesting

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Port des Salines Interesting : Michelin's recommendations

Brightly coloured oyster-farm huts house exhibitions on the island's traditional activities: the history of salt in Saintonge, the écluses à poisson (fish retention locks) and oyster farming. A salt works has been conserved around a cabane à Sau (salt hut). Products connected with salt are for sale. Finally, a trip on a small boat to explore the flora and fauna of the marshes.

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  • Jul-Aug: 10am-7pm, Sun 2pm-7pm, Bank Hols 10am-7pm; Apr-Jun and Sep: 10am-12.30pm, 2pm-6pm, Sun 2pm-6pm, Wed 10am-6pm - closed Oct-Mar

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