Pons Vacation Packages
Pons is situated approximately 260 miles (418 kilometers) southwest of Paris, the country's capital.
Discover why Poitou-Charentes is so universally-loved by travelers from all over the world, by experiencing the cornucopia of natural and cultural attractions within easy traveling distance of Pons. Approximately 13 miles (21 kilometers) away you'll find Cognac. Set aside a day here to visit the Hennessy Cognac Company and Chateau de Cognac.
Saintes is approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Pons. This regional center offers a number of interesting tourist attractions, like Musee d'Archeologie, Saintes Cathedral and Abbaye aux Dames. Musee Presidial, Saint-Eutrope Church and Arch of Germanicus are also good to visit.
Explore Pons' heavenly side by visiting the region's cathedrals and other places of worship. Visitors with an interest in history will want to visit Poitou-Charentes' fine old old towns, fortresses and ruins.
Water-based sports are a much-loved pastime here. Don't miss the opportunity to go boating or canoeing; this area has some great areas for it.
The food here has its own aromas and flavors so take the time to try as many of the local dishes as you can. Are you ready to order mouclade (mussels in wine sauce) or oyster Marenne d'Oléron? Both meals are a common fare in this area. Many people don't consider a meal is complete until they've tasted the wine common in a region. Have a taste of Vins Saumur de la Vienne or Vins du Thouarsais.
At the end of your adventure in Pons, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your euros, and bid Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to this wonderful spot.
Accommodation in Pons
If you intend to stay in the vicinity of Pons, a good option is to stay at the La Bribaudonnière in Saint-Palais-de-Phiolin, which is 5 miles (7 kilometers) from Pons.