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Saint-Hilaire-de-Loulay - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vendée

Saint-Hilaire-de-Loulay could also be called "Saint Hilaire seven castles " because of the large number of beautiful homes built in the town.

Saint-Hilaire-de-Loulay is located at the edge of the Vendée and Loire-Atlantique, 47 degrees north latitude and 1.20 degrees west longitude. The town that covers 4,062 ha is watered by several streams : the Loulay, the Riaillé the Blaison, the Hosea and the River Maine shady banks of 8 km.

In this course, the river was cut and made once forded by the bridge Sénard and pavements, the most important were those of Ecornerie and Heudin.

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude47.0039100 (N 47° 0’ 14”)
Longitude-1.3314260 (W 1° 19’ 53”)
AltitudeFrom 18m to 72m
Surface area40.62 km²
Population4490 inhabitants
Density110 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLa Roche-sur-Yon (42 km, 37 min)
Insee code85224
IntercommunalityCC Terres de Montaigu
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Montaigu4 km (7 min)
Boufféré7.3 km (9 min)
Remouillé7.4 km (8 min)
La Bernardière7.8 km (12 min)
Saint-Hilaire-de-Clisson7.9 km (9 min)
Saint-Georges-de-Montaigu8.4 km (13 min)
Treize-Septiers8.8 km (11 min)
La Guyonnière9.2 km (15 min)
Aigrefeuille-sur-Maine9.8 km (10 min)
Saint-Lumine-de-Clisson10.8 km (11 min)
Vieillevigne11.5 km (11 min)
La Planche11.6 km (15 min)
Clisson11.8 km (15 min)
Cugand11.8 km (14 min)


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Sénard Bridge
Sénard Bridge
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided tour of Château de l'Oiselinière
Local flavours5 € to 10 € Gorges (11.1 km)
Taste and buy Vendée wine
Local flavours0 € to 5 € Saint-Philbert-de-Bouaine (16.4 km)
Day at Puy du Fou: transport from Nantes and tickets to the park
Entertainment120 € Nantes (29 km)
Nantes guided walking tour - 2h
Culture and education25 € Nantes (29 km)
Day trip to discover La Baule: see salt marshes and the medieval city of Guérande
Nature and the great outdoors80 € Nantes (29 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Itinéraire cyclable entre Mormaison, Saint André Treize Voies et Saint Sulpice le Verdon
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy1h20Mormaison (14.2 km)
Beaupréau Castle Park
HikeEasy2h00Beaupréau (34 km)
Carquefou - Saint-Mars-la-Jaille Greenway
Cycling itineraryEasy5h00Carquefou (35 km)
Plessis Park
HikeEasy2h00Chaudron-en-Mauges (41 km)
Circuit n°9 - coex
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h00Coëx (46 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals