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Fort Boyard

Fouras, France
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Tours and Tickets by Fort Boyard
Go on an unforgettable adventure and discover the beauty of La Rochelle in the most unique way... from a private plane!
You’ll see stunning views of the Ré, Oléron and Aix islands, mythic Ford Boyard, and many more for you to find out with your very own pilot!

Your pilot is key to this adventure. They are sharing the flights' direct cost, not making a profit. They just love to fly and want you to understand their passion for aviation.
So be sure to meet your pilot directly at the Aéroport La Rochelle

++Confirm weather conditions with your pilot before++ --> Access a local airfield --> Discuss the flight route together with your pilot --> Pre-flight check --> Up you go, enjoy the view from a whole new perspective!

The flight can depart between 9-17h, depending on the availability of the pilot, aircraft, and weather. Please let us know your flexible hours/days upon booking, and make sure that you've been in touch with us beforehand!
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Kelly sins wrote a review Apr 2021
1 contribution
I had visited it since long time,but i won"t lie, I can see that its useless to visit it,waste of money,,,its better i see it on you tube,,we can visit it from ouside on the ocean,,it means we dont have the right to visit inside,,,its only on the boat that we can see the ford from ouside,,i can see its waste of time and money,on you tube we can see from inside how it is and how it works ,,i don"t recomend someone to visit this,i should watch on you tube instead wasting money ,,i live in mauritius and i came in france just only to visit the fouras ford but do you think its fair that i waste my time and money just to visit it from ouside.
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Date of experience: May 2020
seafarer20162016 wrote a review Aug 2018
Stourbridge, United Kingdom154 contributions36 helpful votes
Took the boat trip to see the fort quite exspensive but it is a tourist attraction so go with the flow the run out took just over the hour and was a little choppy basic light refreshments to buy on board dont sit up front unless you are prepared to get soaked . Arived at what is a sea fort thats never seen action disappointingly a jack up survey rig is along side so gets in your photos circled slowly for 20 mins for the photography then 50 mins ba k to town following wind minor ships recorded commentary in French and English captains commentary quite a lot but only in French at this price could do much better relaxing boatride in the sunshine hate to think on a rough or dull day
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Date of experience: August 2018
1 Helpful vote
RGVend85 wrote a review Jul 2018
Harwich, United Kingdom255 contributions65 helpful votes
From la Pointe de la Fumée, Fouras an expensively priced boat trip around Ft Boyard and Ile d'Aix. Probably better viewed on TV or UTube
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Date of experience: July 2018
1 Helpful vote
CrispSandwiches2017 wrote a review Oct 2017
Ashbourne, Ireland5 contributions12 helpful votes
We took the boat trip from La Rochelle to Fort Boyard on the 14:30 sailing. The trip was long, very long at almost 1 hour each way, the. You circle the fort for 10 minutes. On the trip there is nothing to see except open ocean and it’s very boring especially for children, there is nothing to gain from taking the trip here, that you wouldn’t see on YouTube.
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Date of experience: October 2017
3 Helpful votes
lauram04092016 wrote a review Aug 2016
Enniskillen, United Kingdom5 contributions2 helpful votes
Commentary hard to hear and mainly in french....weather was beautiful, but even that couldn't compensate for a long boat trip that didn't deliver!
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Date of experience: August 2016
1 Helpful vote