Port Racine

Interesting
Port Racine is considered to be the port smallest in France. It takes its name from a ship's captain who, under Napoleon I, set up his base here. After admiring the moored boats, take the path at the bottom of the car park, which leads to a pretty garden dedicated to Jacques Prévert. The poet loved this peaceful green valley with a river running through it. Since 1981, a relative of Prévert has overseen and discreetly developed this enchanting area. Quotations by the poet can be found here and there.

Useful information

Phone:

+33 2 33 52 74 94

Price:

5 € (-15 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 11am-7pm; Apr-Jun and Sep-Oct: daily except Fri 2pm-7pm

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