Welcome to Coulonges-sur-l’Autize, typical french town, an hour away from the Puy du Fou, Futuroscope, La Rochelle and close to the Marais Poitevin. 












In July and August 

You will find all the information needed in English at the tourist information centre located inside the main entrance of the castle.

Opening hours: Tues - Sat: 9.30/12.30 & 2.00pm/5.00pm.









The rest of the year

You can send us an email: ot.coulonges@gmail.com


 The campsite


The “Camping du Parc” in Coulonges-sur-l’Autize is a peaceful and friendly campsite.

You can choose among 29 wide and shaded pitches. 

Pitches and lavatories are accessible to disabled people.

Pets are welcome!



Open from the 1/05 until the 30/09


Opening time                                   

-From the 1/05 until the 30/06 & the 1/09 until 30/09, check-in between 6.15 pm & 7.00 pm.

-From the 1/07 until the 31/08, check-in between 8am & 10am and 6pm & 7.30pm.                                                              

- If you arrive at another time, you can call the staff (06 03 59 43 61) or call the town hall (05 49 06 10 72).



Pitch: 2.00€                                                          

Adult or child over 12: 1.80€ 

Child under 12: 1.20€                                                    

Electricity: 2.00€                            

Caravan park: 2.00€                                               

Car: 1.30€                                                                           

Use of a washing machine: 5.00€



16th century Renaissance Caslte




This castle is one of the finest examples of the renaissance art in Poitou. You will be amazed by the unusual architecture, its magnificent kitchens, chapel & cellars.

Open July & August. Tuesday to Saturday.  

Guided tours available in English at 10.30 am & 3 pm (except for tuesday mornings).






Cooper & wheelwright museum


In this museum, you will find out the old way of making barrels & wheels. Come and discover the original tools of the wheelwright and the cooper.

Open July & August. Tuesday to Saturday.  

Guided tours available in English at 10.30 am & 3 pm (except for tuesday mornings).



In town you can find as well :

- several sport activities : swimming pool, tennis court, football pitch...                                                                                   

- a shaded park with a playground area.


-a market every tuesday & saturday morning

-a free Wi-Fi spot at the tourist information centre (july and august) and at the library (opening time)