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Bouin

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vendée

Bouin - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vendée
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Former island connected to the mainland in 1834, Bouin is located in the Breton marshes. The town has a rich woven over the centuries heritage. His fate was marked by events during the revolution, characters like Sebastian Luneau or long Achille Le Cler and its prosperity through trade salt with the confederation of the Hansa. Around the church, monument emblematic Bouin keep in its narrow streets and alleys, the home and homes that reflect its glorious past ...

True nature of station, there is serenity for the holidays between iodine flavors of the ocean and its unusual wildlife marsh.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBouin
Postcode85230
Latitude46.9744690 (N 46° 58’ 28”)
Longitude-1.9991410 (W 1° 59’ 57”)
Surface area51.31 km²
Population2194 inhabitants
Density42 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLa Roche-sur-Yon (39 mi, 1h03)
Insee code85029
IntercommunalityCC Challans-Gois Communauté
DepartmentVendée
TerritoryPoitou
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Beauvoir-sur-Mer5.3 mi (11 min)
Villeneuve-en-Retz5.8 mi (9 min)
Bois-de-Céné5.9 mi (9 min)
Saint-Gervais6.4 mi (11 min)
Châteauneuf8 mi (13 min)
Saint-Urbain8.8 mi (17 min)
Les Moutiers-en-Retz8.9 mi (16 min)
Machecoul-Saint-Même9.2 mi (14 min)
La Barre-de-Monts9.7 mi (17 min)
La Garnache10.3 mi (17 min)
Fromentine10.8 mi (21 min)
Sallertaine10.8 mi (20 min)
Chaumes-en-Retz11.4 mi (18 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Monuments
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Photos

center town of Bouin and emblematic church
center town of Bouin and emblematic church
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The wind farm can power 20,000 homes
The wind farm can power 20,000 homes
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Wearing Pike with its protective walls
Wearing Pike with its protective walls
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Wearing Bec called Chinese port
Wearing Bec called Chinese port
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Solid oyster barges back Parks
Solid oyster barges back Parks
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The tide rises with its boats returning from the parks
The tide rises with its boats returning from the parks
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The oyster port of Bec
The oyster port of Bec
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barges back oyster parks
barges back oyster parks
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Wedge port Bec
Wedge port Bec
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Weather

Friday 20 july
Min. 15°C - Max. 23°C
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Saturday 21 july
Min. 15°C - Max. 22°C
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Sunday 22 july
Min. 17°C - Max. 25°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sightseeing tour in a little tourist train
Culture and education3 € to 10 € Saint-Jean-de-Monts (12.9 mi)
Accrobranche Explora Parc in the dune forest
Sports sensations10 € to 22 € Saint-Jean-de-Monts (13.1 mi)
Acrobatics trail in the forest
Entertainment7 € to 20 € Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez (16.2 mi)
Dino’s Park theme park
Entertainment8 € to 13 € Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez (16.8 mi)
Surfing lessons or course
Sports sensations42 € to 180 € Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (19.4 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sentier des ostréiculteurs - La Barre de Monts Fromentine
HikeEasy1h05La Barre-de-Monts (8.6 mi)
Along the Haute Perche Canal
HikeEasy1h30Pornic (10.8 mi)
Circuit of the three castles
Village visitEasy3h00Apremont (19.7 mi)
Vélocéan - Cycling in Loire-Atlantique
Cycling itineraryEasy4h30Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (21 mi)
Circuit n°7 - la chaize giraud
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate50 minLandevieille (24 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

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