• Nearest Beach: 12km

  • Nearest Lake: Direct Access

  • Nearest Town: Coex 5km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Coëx: 5km
    • Brem-sur-Mer: 13km
    • Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie: 16km
    • Brétignolles sur Mer: 16km
    • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: 20km
    • Sion sur l'Océan: 21km


Families will love Le Puy du Fou, (1.5hrs away) where you can watch falconry, jousting, magic and music, all within a reconstructed Norman fort, a medieval town and an 18th-century village.  They even have evening shows with a 1000 local actors dramatising history in front of your eyes.  Or why not visit the lovely beaches at Brétignolles, which are just a short drive away.  You can relax on the golden sand, and try and ice cream or two as you enjoy the sunshine.

Days Out

Ice cream

Brétignolles beach

Why not visit the lovely beaches at Brétignolles, which are just a short drive away?  You can relax on the golden sand, and try and ice cream or two as you enjoy the sunshine.

Grand Defi Adventure Park

Grand Défi

For an adrenaline packed day out head to Grand Défi. There are rope bridges and zip wires galore. The site also has paintballing. A superb forest adventure suitable for ages 6 and up, and those with a head for heights!

Le Grand Parc du Puy du Fou

Le Grand Parc 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.

Definitely worth the journey (approximately an hour and a half’s drive).

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.

Click here for more information.

Events, Festival Simenon

Festival Simenon, Les Sables d'Olonne

The Simenon Festival puts on a variety of cultural events to celebrate the famous writer Georges Simenon, such as sporting events, theatre productions and film screenings.

Off Parc Activities

The location of Le Pin Parasol is perfect for activities on the water. At Lake Jaunay you can try a spot of lake fishing or hire canoes and pedalos. If you would like the opportunity to learn to dive whilst on holiday then you can take lessons 15 km from the parc. It is also a great spot for walking and cycling. The most popular route is along the old railway line from Coëx to La Roche-sur-Yon, passing through the lovely village of Aizenay along the way.

The following activities are available off parc:

Sports Information

Quad Biking

10 km from site
Activities Information


10 km from site

Driving Range

10 km from site

Crazy Golf

12 km from site

Horse Riding

10 km from site


10 km from site

Boat trips

16 km from site
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Scuba Diving

17 km from site


12 km from site

Dinghy sailing

15 km from site