The lighthouse of La Coubre

The lighthouse of La Coubre is built on the edge of the municipalities of Mathes - La Palmyre and La Tremblade - Ronce-les-Bains.

After having climbed 300 steps, a 360 ° panorama offers a view impregnable on the Wild Coast and its beautiful beaches, the forest of La Coubre, the estuary of Gironde and Ile d'Oleron.

The visit continues with, at the foot of the lighthouse, a ecomuseum telling its story and the different materials needed for its operation. The highest lighthouse on the Charente coast, it is protected by historical monuments.