Between St Martin, a town fortified by Vauban, and Ars en Ré, La Couarde is in the center of the Island. It is the perfect place to the bicycle ride departures. The long sandy beach take advantage of a quiet sea and absolutely adapted to bathing for everyone from 7 to 77 years old. You can have an introduction to the water sports as the sail, canoe, windsurf and kitesurf on a peaceful ocean.
La Couarde is an important place for the cultural activity on the Island. Indeed, it welcome the only one performance space and movie theater of the Island. In the middle of the downtown, you also can enjoy musical performances all along the season because of its bandstand.