The Deux-Sèvres department is located in the west and center of France. Its administrative capital is Niort, also called the "city insurance" and now has nearly 60,000 inhabitants.
The Marais Poitevin is peaceful and relaxing. Perfect for a stroll in boat ! You can observe the bucolic valleys of the Sèvre and Thouet, very popular for the fishing and pastoral escape lovers. Large and huge cultivated plains are all over the department, and the bocage of Gâtine, varied landscapes offered by the Deux-Sèvres department and which attract many curious people...
Concerning the heritage, there is a lot of Romanesque architecture monuments, art and historical cities, as well as small towns of character, for the great pleasure of old stones of lovers.
In your trip, you have to visit the Green Venice by boat or hiking, the Museum of Tumulus Bougon is also a place to visit. Come and meet the donkey of Poitou, and take a break in a typical restaurant to taste some local products.
Have a nice trip!