Come sail in the heart of “Green Venice”, departing from the charming and authentic village of Arçais. The Bardet-Huttiers pier and its guides welcome you from April to October for boat rental in the Marais Poitevin. Since 1976, we have been telling the secrets of this wild nature and taking care to preserve this fragile and unique ecosystem.
Arçais and Bardet-Huttiers are located 30 minutes from Niort and 15 minutes from Coulon. It is one of the most beautiful places in the Marais Poitevin. Labeled “Petites Cités de Caractère” (Small Cities of Character), it brings together all the riches of the “Marais mouillé” (wet swamp). Book a boat or canoe trip in a remarkable environment
Enjoy a stroll in a guided and commented boat tour in the heart of “ Green Venice” and discover the wealth and secrets of the Marais Poitevin flora.
Holidays in complete relaxation time for an aperitif on the water. Enjoy a guided boat ride while tasting a aperitif brunch to be collected at the bar of the Huttiers before to board!
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Séverine, Delphine and David welcome you to a natural and preserved setting in the village of Arçais to enjoy a boat, canoe or bike ride in the Marais Poitevin !
After the efforts, comfort! You can have a drink or enjoy a local ice cream or a waffle at the bar on our large terrace or in our spaces shady bucolic places. Be sure to take the tour from the shop to stock up on local flavors from Marais Poitevin and bring ethical gifts to your relatives !
Séverine & David