Port Camargue benefits from being situated in the natural and beautiful delta of the Rhone valley, which is a protected nature area. There are many interesting historical sites in the vicinity, including the old fortified city of Aigues-Mortes, which was the starting and end point for the crusades of Saint Louis. Other towns within easy reach include the theatre
town of Avignon and the cultural city of Montpellier. Port Camargue is said to be the biggest marina in Europe (4800 berths).