COOPERATIVE DES SAUNIERS DE L'ILE DE RE

Salting ,  Cooperative at Ars-en-Ré

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  • A must-see on the island of Ré, the Cooperative of salt farmers of Ré Island welcomes you to its production site at Ars en Ré

    A must-see on the island of Ré, the Cooperative of salt farmers of Ré Island welcomes you to its production site at Ars en Ré where you can discover the journey of coarse salt and Fleur de Sel after harvest. From the storage area to the packaging workshop via the salt sieving, we invite you to follow our Ecomuseum guide who will accompany you throughout the tour and introduce you to the functioning of the cooperative, its history, know-how and quality requirements.

    And to learn all about the salt of the Ile de Ré, take the opportunity to complete this tour with a visit to the salt marshes!

    All year long, discover our products at the cabin of the Sauniers of the island of Ré (tel: 05.46.41.25.72). Large salt, flower of salt, salts with aromatics, caramels with the flower of salt and other delights.

    In summer, visits to the Cooperative are organized by the Écomusée des Marais Salants (reservation required: 05.46.29.06.77 or ecomusee@marais-salant.com).

    Visits at 10 am on Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 15th to September, 14th.
  • Access
    • Airport/airfield  :  Distance de l'aéroport at 35 km
    • Railway station  :  Distance de la gare SNCF at 45 km
  • Environment
    • In a village
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Services
    • Guided visits (groups only)
    • Guided visits
Rates
Payment methods
  • Chèques bancaires et postaux
  • Espèces
  • Paiement en ligne
  • Rates
  • Adult
    4,50 €
  • Child rate
    4 €
  • Child rate
    2,70 €
  • Free