The Ile de Ré is the must-see destination for enthusiasts of sports. If you dream of beautiful beaches, idyllic landscapes, idleness and water sports, you are exactly at the right place.
The island is a paradise for many activities related to the sea: surfing, sailing, windsurfing, paddle... to practice without moderation.
The Île de Ré has 8 surf spots on the Northwest coast and the entire South coast.
Suitable for all, it is the ideal place for surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, fun boarding or windsurfing enthusiasts. The island is also a paradise for other water sports like canoeing, catamaran, paddle... or maritime activities (sea trips, sea fishing, pleasure cruises).
Are you a fan of windsurfing or kitesurfing? The wind and beaches of Gros Jonc, from Sablonceaux to Rivedoux, from the Grouin point to Loix en Ré or the wild coast at Ars en Ré are unavoidable.
The surfers will prefer the beach of Grenette in Sainte Marie de Ré, the beach of Petit Bec and that of the Pointe du Lizay.
The Île de Ré is also the perfect place for sailing. A wide choice between windsurfing, dinghy, catamaran or sand yachting... The nautical leisure bases rent the necessary equipment or offer courses, so on many beaches you will find companies selling you offers for the equipment.