Maillezais and its Abbey
Located between Fontenay-le-Comte and Niort, in the heart of the wet Marais Poitevin (called Venise Verte).
What made it a tourist destination is its rich historical and cultural heritage.
In addition to its rich historical heritage, the town of Mallezais is fortunate to be located in the Poitevin marshlands. An ideal setting for bike or boat rides, in the peace of nature and the song of the birds. Nothing like it to recharge your batteries and evacuate all the stress of the year.
It is also the perfect place for fishing enthusiasts!
To end your day or your stay in Maillezais, you can stop in one of the delicious restaurants of the city.
Visit its magnificent historical heritage:
- The Saint-Nicolas church dating from the 12th century
- The remarkable Saint Peter’s Cathedral
- The exceptional remains of the Abbey ruins