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Saint-Michel-Mont-Mercure

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vendée

Peaking at 290 m altitude, common Saint-Michel-Mont-Mercure is the highest point of the Vendée.

Geographical information

MunicipalitySaint-Michel-Mont-Mercure
Postcode85700
Latitude46.8305490 (N 46° 49’ 50”)
Longitude-0.8832650 (W 0° 52’ 60”)
AltitudeFrom 119m to 290m
Surface area25.76 km²
Population2136 inhabitants
Density82 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLa Roche-sur-Yon (60 km, 49 min)
Insee code85257
IntercommunalityCC du Pays de Pouzauges
DepartmentVendée
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

La Flocellière1.9 km (4 min)
Le Boupère5.9 km (9 min)
Saint-Mars-la-Réorthe6.3 km (10 min)
Les Châtelliers-Châteaumur6.7 km (11 min)
Les Epesses7 km (10 min)
Pouzauges7.3 km (10 min)
Saint-Amand-sur-Sèvre9 km (12 min)
La Pommeraie-sur-Sèvre10.4 km (14 min)
Rochetrejoux11.4 km (18 min)
Les Herbiers11.9 km (14 min)
Mallièvre12.9 km (15 min)
La Meilleraie-Tillay13.2 km (13 min)
La Petite-Boissière13.6 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

The church of Romanesque Revival style, built in the 19th century.

Hiking arrow will allow you discover the village.

Weather

Wednesday 1 april
Min. 4°C - Max. 13°C
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Thursday 2 april
Min. 7°C - Max. 14°C
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Friday 3 april
Min. 10°C - Max. 14°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Horse-drawn carriage trips in Sud-Vendée
Nature and the great outdoors160 € to 950 € Sainte-Hermine (35 km)
Pleasures of the palate and wine tasting at the castle
Local flavours5 € Le Pallet (50 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Beaupréau Castle Park
HikeEasy2h00Beaupréau (42 km)
Itinéraire cyclable entre Mormaison, Saint André Treize Voies et Saint Sulpice le Verdon
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy1h20Mormaison (44 km)
Laves Wood
HikeEasy1h00La Taillée (50 km)
Plessis Park
HikeEasy2h00Chaudron-en-Mauges (51 km)

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Hotels