Paris, the country's capital, is situated 260 miles (418 kilometers) northeast of Bourcefranc-le-Chapus.
There is no need to limit yourself to the points of interest in Bourcefranc-le-Chapus because the surrounding region has been blessed with a treasure-trove of interesting things to see and do. Museum of the Island of Oleron and Golf Club d'Oleron which you'll find in and around Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron, are well worth visiting. Saint-Pierre-d'Oleron, is roughly 10 miles (16 kilometers) away from Bourcefranc-le-Chapus. Alternatively you could stop by the Maison Pierre Loti and Centre International de la Mer in Rochefort. It is 11 miles (18 kilometers) away from Bourcefranc-le-Chapus.
When it's time to explore beyond Bourcefranc-le-Chapus, why not visit the nearest center. Royan is approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) away and features attractions including Saint-Georges-de-Didonne Beach, St. Palais-sur-Mer Beach and Nauzan Beach. Port Royan, Royan Museum and Congree Centre are also good places to visit.
Poitou-Charentes is popular for its range of fortresses; these are wonderful windows into the region's colorful past. For a budget outdoors activity that will interest the entire family, take the time to head to the region's popular open-air markets.
Take some time to relax upon the water by going canoeing or swimming.
When it comes time to pack up your backpack and say "Au revoir / À bientôt" to Bourcefranc-le-Chapus, you'll be well stocked up with plenty of good memories.