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Fantastic walk for bird watchers

As we was in the area last week we visited this nature reserve and were delighted with what we... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Uithoorn, The Netherlands
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Easy walking and great place to observe birds

This ‘Reserve Naturelle des Étangs de Romelaere’ offers walks amongst marshes with ponds and... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Clairmarais, Saint-Omer, France
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

As we was in the area last week we visited this nature reserve and were delighted with what we found. The short walk (1.2 kms) is suitable for wheelchairs and the 4 km walk has a bird watchers hut at with great views over the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This ‘Reserve Naturelle des Étangs de Romelaere’ offers walks amongst marshes with ponds and rivers/canals, on wood boards, so the walking is easy. There are several circuits, from 1.2 to 4 km, some of which accessible for people who have difficulties walking. Note that in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

An interesting nature reserve close to St Omer. Went for a morning walk here in early February and found that the facilities were closed, but was still able to walk a little way into the reserve. Will return at a later date and spend more...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robert R
Reviewed 5 February 2017

3 different Walks from 6 to 14 km. Be sure to put on walking boots because THE soil is mud and wet. Silent natura , lovely seeings and from march till sept You start at THE documentary center in Clairmarais.big car parking free.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank marcmgvanhoey
Reviewed 26 August 2016

On a recent trip to visit friends living in St Omer they introduced us to La Marais, an area of beauty only a few minutes by car from the town. We first visited the new Information Centre specifically with information about La Marais, then enjoyed...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

If you are a nature-lover, especially a bird-watcher, you will love this reserve in the Audomarais. Park at the Maison du Romelaere / Grange Nature and follow the paths. We especially enjoyed seeing Marsh Warblers (almost impossible to find in England).

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Paul G
Reviewed 24 September 2013

We went last Saturday and had a relaxing tour that was all in French. We were given a written folder on the history of the canals that went along with what the French speaking guide was announcing. It was very surprising to see the large...More

Date of experience: September 2013
2  Thank Cheekymissy
Reviewed 14 September 2013

These waterways are well worth seeking out. We found the reception staff so helpful, they arranged for us (4) to join in a pre-booked guided tour for a Dutch party. We were provided with an english (written) guide and had an enjoyable hour on board....More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank NottinghamApothecary
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Rachel H
3 June 2017|
Response from André E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no dogs allowed
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Stella E
24 October 2016|
Response from Lawsos | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I can't answer your question directly but there is a new tourist information office specifically for La Maraise, it is just outside the main centre of St Omer at Saint Martin au Laert, I am sure if you contact them or... More