Practical informations about Royan
Royan in a few
Spa treatment, vineyard visits, surfing courses or even discovery of the historic heritage and unusual buildings of the city, Royan offers a large range of activities during your holiday.
Rebuilt after the Second World War, Royan is a city with a very specific architecture that makes its charm. Its 1950s architecture is punctuated by quite unusual monuments: the covered market, the Notre-Dame church, and the congress centre with a cubist design. Royan is definitely a very special city on this part of the French Atlantic coast. The self catering accommodation you find in Royan are as diverses as the city is.
When should I come?
The nicest months in Royan are from May to October. At this time of the year, the sea temperature can be up to 20°C. However, winter season is quite pleasant too. You can benefit from a very sunny climate all year long and the temperatures are never really low.
Good to know
Royan is definitely full of charms and its environments allow great escapes outside the vity. You will find in Royan surroundings two villages listed among the most beautiful villages in France: Mornac sur Seudre and Talmont sur Gironde. Medieval taste, oysters are characteristics from those villages.