Saint-Clement-des-Baleines is situated approximately 260 miles (418 kilometers) southwest of Paris, the national capital.
Go to the the Phare des Baleines. It is an interesting spot to stop in at while you are in Saint-Clement-des-Baleines.
It comes as no surprise that Saint-Clement-des-Baleines is so popular with vacationers from across the globe; Poitou-Charentes has been blessed with terrific cultural and natural attractions. Enjoy the St-Martin Harbor and St-Martin Citadel in Saint-Martin-de-Re, around 8 miles (13 kilometers) from Saint-Clement-des-Baleines. If you feel like doing more in this part of the country, make your way over to La Tranche-sur-Mer to visit the Church of La Tranche-sur-Mer and Griere Beach. La Tranche-sur-Mer is 9 miles (14 kilometers) away.
About 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east of Saint-Clement-des-Baleines is La Rochelle, an important regional center and the home of Grand Temple, Musee des Modeles Reduits and Tour de la Lanterne. Port de la Pallice, Tour St. Nicolas and Porte de la Grosse Horloge are also good places to visit.
Poitou-Charentes offers visitors some significant monasteries and other places of worship, ideal places to catch a glimpse of Saint-Clement-des-Baleines' gentler side. Stop at Poitou-Charentes' popular old towns, it's a great way to get to know the region's rich history.
This destination has a number of great places to enjoy swimming, so make sure you fit that into your itinerary. Boating is another popular activity here.
You will be sad to bid "Au revoir / À bientôt" (farewell) to this appealing part of the world.