La Pointe

Maine et Loire  >  France

At the confluence of the Maine and the Loire rivers you have an unobstructed view of the water at this migration crossroad.

Added* by Bruno Jaloux
Most recent update 27 August 2021
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La Pointe is located at the confluence of the rivers Maine and Loire. Nice to explore the are by bike from the banks of the river. You have an unobstructed view of the water. Among the birds you can see are Osprey, White Stork, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Great Cormorant, Little Tern and Common Tern.


Français: À la confluence de la Maine et de la Loire, sur la Loire à vélo, depuis la terrasse de la place, vue dégagée sur l'eau et un carrefour de migration. Osprey, White Stork, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Great Cormorant, Little Tern, Common Tern.



By bike, on foot: the Loire by bike between Bouchemaine and Savenniere.


Français: En vélo, à pied : la Loire à vélo entre Bouchemaine et Savenniere.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Valley , Agriculture , River , City/village , Forest , Scattered trees and bushes


Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Autumn migration , Spring migration


Paved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle

Birdwatching hide / platform


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