• Nearest Beach: 0.8km

  • Nearest Town: Saint-Jean-de-Monts 10km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: 10km
    • Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie: 12km
    • Challans: 18km
    • IIe de Noirmoutier: 26km
    • Nantes: 74km
    • La Rochelle: 139km

Sightseeing

The colourful fishing port of St Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, with its large expanse of golden sand at the Grand Plage, is ten minutes away by car. Further south, Les Sables d'Olonne has a variety of stylish shops and restaurants. Take a boat trip to the traffic-free island of Ile d'Yeu, an island of granite cliffs and rocky creeks and the beautiful rocky Côte Sauvage. Its capital is a lively fishing port where you can sample fresh lobster.

Days Out

Puy du Fou

Le Grand Parc du Puy Fou

The Grand Parc Puy du Fou offers an unparalleled experience with a series of spectacular, moving shows, in the heart of unspoilt countryside and magnificent stage sets.
In France, almost 30 million visitors have already enjoyed the "Puy du Fou" experience, which is inspired by the History of France and Europe. Whether you’re looking for spectacular shows, lush greenery or great dining, Puy du Fou transports you through the centuries.

Vendee coast

Ile d’Yeu

Take a boat trip to the traffic-free island of Ile d’Yeu, an island of granite cliffs and rocky creeks and the beautiful rocky Côte Sauvage. Its capital is a lively fishing port where you can sample some of the freshest lobster you will ever taste.

Feeling Forest

Feeling Forest

Tree climbing with a difference... Feeling Forest is a popular aerial assault course with 6 different routes up in the trees, with varying degrees of difficulty. Suitable for ages 6 and over.


 

Atlantic Toboggan

Atlantic Toboggan

Atlantic Toboggan is one of the most popular family days out with its water slides, heated pools and children’s play areas. You will make memories of water fights, water slides and water up your nose!

Events in the Region

Events, Festival La Déferlante d'été

Festival La Déferlante d'été

A summer long festival of street arts and music for both adults and children alike, with the ocean providing a stunning backdrop.

Tour de France

Tour de France

With gruelling routes covering some of France's most beautifully scenic regions, the Tour de France is an iconic cycle race, attracting huge crowds along the route. The Grand Départ of 2018 takes place on the 7th July starting on the Island of Noirmoutier. The early stages of the race go through the Vendée and Brittany regions. As usual there are exciting mountains stages in the French Alps and the Pyrenees.The races finishes in Paris on the 29th July.

Events, Traditional fair of Autrefois Challans

Traditional fair of Autrefois Challans

For two Thursdays in both July and August, Challans goes back in time. From dawn till dusk the town celebrates ‘the good old days’, starting with a poultry, butter, egg, and pig fair. There are parades and lots of free activities, but its best to get a timetable of events from the tourist information office so you don’t miss anything. On Friday 20th & 27th July and 10th & 17th August there is a free outdoor folk evening on the Rue des Plantes.

Off Parc Activities

Just over 20 km away, you can hire a special push pedal car. ‘Velo Rail’ allows you to explore along a former railway line on an unusual mode of transport.

Windsurfing and kayaking facilities are only 8 km from the parc and quad biking, a driving range, and horse riding can be found even closer.

The following activities are available off parc:

Sports Information

Quad Biking

2 km from site
Activities Information

Golf

11 km from site

Driving Range

7 km from site

Crazy Golf

0.2 km from site

Horse Riding

3.5 km from site

Climbing wall

10 km from site

Boat trips

15 km from site
Sports Information

Windsurfing

8 km from site

Canoeing

7 km from site

Kayaking

8 km from site