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Great, but would be better if we could land!

Took trip from La Rochelle to Ile d'Aix, which circles Fort Boyard on the way. It's a most peculiar... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Diarmuidog
via mobile
a nice experience

nice to take the boat and have a trip to ile madame, ile d'aux and fort boyard, we payed 45 € with... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
Pieter B
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Roeselare, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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23 Aug 2018
“Boat trip to view Boyard”
28 Jul 2018
“Was it worth it?”
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

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...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank seafarer20162016
Reviewed 28 July 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank RGVend85
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

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...More

Date of experience: October 2017
11  Thank CrispSandwiches2017
Reviewed 31 August 2016

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!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank lauram04092016
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Fun to see the fort if you are nearby or if you are a fan. The boat tour last about one hour. We did it from 6.30 to 7.30 pm and there was not so many people on the boat which was nice. Was much...More

Date of experience: August 2016
5  Thank Thibaud R
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Took trip from La Rochelle to Ile d'Aix, which circles Fort Boyard on the way. It's a most peculiar landmark, but well worth seeing. Although the tour explanations are in French only, the main thing is to see the fort, as you can read as...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Diarmuidog
Reviewed 7 August 2016

nice to take the boat and have a trip to ile madame, ile d'aux and fort boyard, we payed 45 € with two small children and enjoyed this very much

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Pieter B
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We took a boat trip to Fort Boyard. The trip was quite long with very little English information. Lots in French, so ok for French speakers. On the way home the journey was very rough ( even though it was a calm day) we were...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Joannnnnnnnnna
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

If you ever watched the Fort Boyard T V show then a boat trip to the fort is essential. Though you can't land and explore the set you get the atmosphere of the Napoleonic fort from the proximity of the boat. Add in a visit...More

Date of experience: July 2016
5  Thank Bobbledog
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is my 3rd time visiting this beautiful town, we went with my Husband & daughter to celebrate my father in law's 70th Birthday that happen to be on the 14th of July which is the Bastille Day. This beautiful town has a Pier and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Ocean1773
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