• Nearest Beach: Plage de Veillion, Talmont 0.1km

  • Nearest Lake: 20km

  • Nearest Town: Talmont-Saint-Hilaire 3km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Jard-sur-Mer: 7km
    • Les Sables-d'Olonne: 13km
    • Lucon: 36km
    • Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie: 41km
    • Ile de Noirmoutier: 77km
    • La Rochelle: 80km


The parc provides a free coach service in high season that will take you and the family to a variety of local places including the beaches. Les Sables d'Olonne, a famous west coast resort is only 10 minutes drive away. It boasts a fantastic Zoo that the children will love.

Days Out

Chateau Talmont falconry

Château de Talmont

For a day of historic adventure the Château de Talmont at St Hilaire is a brilliant attraction. It is the fortress of Richard the Lion Heart. There is an exciting and educational trail with cross bow shooting, knights on horse back and falconry displays for a lively medieval experience.

Jardins de Olfacties

Le Jardin de Olfacties

Wander around Le Jardin de Olfacties to see nature at its best. Visit on a Wednesday or Friday evening when stunning, fragrant flowers are accentuated by music and lighting.

Zoo des Sables

Zoo des Sables

The zoo at Les Sables d’Olonne is a lovely day out. There are lots of wonderful animals, including tigers, elephants and giraffes, and you can even watch some of them being fed.

Puy du Fou

Le Grand Parc du Puy du 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.

Events in the Region

Cinéscénie - Puy de Fou

Cinéscénie - Puy du Fou

Spectacular night-time son-et-lumiere show, re-telling the history of the Vendee, usually taking place on Friday & Saturday nights throughout the summer from around 10.30pm. Tickets often sell out so it is a good idea to book the show well in advance.

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Off Parc Activities

If you fancy a paddle down stream then canoeing facilities are just 2 km away. But if you don’t fancy making a splash then you can gallop on horseback 4.5 km from the parc. Just a bit further away you can try your hand at surfing.

The following activities are available off parc:

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Quad Biking

2 km from site
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1.8 km from site

Driving Range

2 km from site

Crazy Golf

2 km from site


20 km from site

Horse Riding

4.5 km from site

Boat trips

8 km from site
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7 km from site


8 km from site

Dinghy sailing

8 km from site


7 km from site


12 km from site