ST SAVINIEN SUR CHARENTE
Petite cité de caractère de Charente-Maritime
The Miniature Port is overlooked by the 13th century church of Saint Savinien-sur-Charente.
Located on the banks of the Charente river, Saint-Savinien-sur-Charente is one of the most picturesque cities in the Saintonge Romane, classified as a “Small City of Character”..
From the miniature port, the bridge and the floating footbridge invite you to cross the Charente to discover all the charm of this village of stones and water. The walk will take you over the alleys and alleys, from the edge of the river and its typical houses built feet in the water, to the upper town and its church where we like to admire the breathtaking view of the rooftops old districts and the La Charente river. Then, the mysterious underground quarries and the cave houses will immerse you in the history of the city, at the time when limestone was extracted from cliffs and quarries.
For a taste, discover Saint Savinien-sur-Charente through an interactive 360 ° visit..