Capelière - National Nature Protection Society - Camargue national reserve

Arles - Cultural place

An information centre and a nature observation site in Camargue: reception, library, Camargue natural environment exhibition, a trail of 1.5 km equipped with information boards, four observatories of the marshlands and two observation decks over the Vaccarès reedbed.

  • Accessible for disabled
  • Private parking
  • Marque Tourisme et Handicap : Moteur
  • Marque Tourisme et Handicap : Mental
  • Marque Tourisme et Handicap : Auditif
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A free entry for Bouches-du-Rhône inhabitants with the My Provence Pass!

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Nearby

  1. Chez Bob

    Food guide restaurant

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  2. Grenouillet

    Holiday rental

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  3. Mas Saint Gerain

    B&B

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  4. Le Four à pain

    Holiday rental

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Where to stay

Le Four à pain
Holiday rental

Le Four à pain

Arles

Its name comes from the authentic ever-present bread oven in the main room that reflects a past where many people worked together in the farms of Camargue. Some writings leave suggests that Saint Germain was a monastery, whose main purpose was the cultivation of grain. This cottage can…

Mas Saint Gerain
B&B

Mas Saint Gerain

Arles

At the heart of the wild Camargue where we raise horses and bulls, our spacious rooms of 35 m 2 are located on the first floor of the Mas, Monique and Pierre House. From 2 to 5 people, the rooms each have their shower and toilets private. Sheets, towels, wifi and the breakfast are included in the…

Hazel
Holiday rental

Hazel

Arles

Hazel is an intimate cottage, beautifully appointed, without screws to screw, to relax in nature. His name comes from a young couple of shepherds, Polo and hazelnut, which have occupied in the past when flocks of sheep Merino de Camargue were numerous and present in all mas.It has a comfortable…

Grenouillet
Holiday rental

Grenouillet

Arles

Sur un grand domaine agricole camarguais, ce gîte est un pavillon de chasse du XIXe siècle, mitoyen à un autre gîte, au milieu des terres d'élevage et de céréales, en bordure de l'étang du Vaccarès (Arles Centre 22 kms - Stes Maries 44 kms). Elevage de taureaux Camargue. A environ 1 km,…

Things to do

The Tour du Valat biological station
Outdoor leisure

The Tour du Valat biological station

Arles

The Tour du Valat Biology Station was created in 1954 by Luc Hoffmann. An independent organisation, the Tour du Valat was declared a non-profit foundation in 1976. Its purpose is to promote and contribute directly to the conservation of the Mediterranean wetlands. The central part has been…

Manade St Germain
Producer

Manade St Germain

Arles

Breeding of Camargue bulls and horses. The Vadon family offers one-hour visits to the Mas and its horse-breeding operation in a 4x4. In the evening from 5 pm by appointment. Individuals and small groups only.

Where to eat

Chez Bob
Food guide restaurant

Chez Bob

Arles

Cuisine by the fireplace. Décor, posters and paintings, friendly atmosphere, a real home from home. Located in the heart of Camargue! The end of the world.

Inspirations

The Thirteen Desserts

The Thirteen Desserts

Celebrating Christmas in Provence with the Thirteen Desserts...

The Sun

The Sun

Sunshine, one of the fundamentals of life in the South…

The Marseille Thriller Novel – Crime School (PART2)

The Marseille Thriller Novel – Crime School (PART2)

Drawing its inspiration from the city's sulphurous reputation since the early 20th century, this literary movement is a spinoff from the 'Roman Noir' crime novel

Calissons

Calissons

Aix-en-Provence prides in concocting 'Calisson' candies made with a thin candied melon paste and ground almonds topped with royal icing. Yummy