Liven up your holidays!


Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vendée

In the bay of Bourgneuf, Fromentine is located at the junction of the continent to the island of Noirmoutier.

Fromentine is surrounded by beaches reputed to be safe for the little ones. They are flat and the children love to wade, pick up shells, make sand pies.

You will be charmed by the natural beauty of Fromentine and its Vendée region. In Fromentine, you can breathe the sea air, forest air, play sports, recharge your batteries...

In Fromentine, holidaymakers also come for the quality of the activities offered, and besides, This is measured throughout the year but especially during the summer. You just have to inquire at the Tourist Office of Fromentine where the welcome is of quality.

Fromentine is also a tour of the regional farms, you will get in your bags quality products at lower prices (seafood tastings, direct purchases from the producer to the consumer: marine farms, multiple farms, Sea salts, beekeeping and harvesting with the choice of fruits and vegetables to pick up oneself).

Fromentine, it is also a port of embarkation towards the island of Yeu to dock there and spend a wonderful day. The island of Yeu is less than 45 minutes sailing. You will be seduced by the natural beauty of the place. You will find places available on one or the other of its two companies. Plan your hiking shoes and book your bikes!

Geographical information

Latitude46.8891750 (N 46° 53’ 21”)
Longitude-2.1400270 (W 2° 8’ 24”)
PrefectureLa Roche-sur-Yon (68 km, 1h12)
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

La Barre-de-Monts2.1 km (5 min)
Notre-Dame-de-Monts8.1 km (12 min)
Barbâtre8.9 km (11 min)
Beauvoir-sur-Mer9.8 km (14 min)
Saint-Urbain12.9 km (16 min)
La Guérinière14.5 km (16 min)
Saint-Gervais15.3 km (18 min)
Bouin17.3 km (21 min)

Things to see and do

Oyster with an oyster farmer visits to Fromentine.

Events and festivities

Winter Sports to the Sea in La Barre-de-Monts - Fromentine during February vacation.


Sunday 24 september
Min. 13°C - Max. 20°C
Monday 25 september
Min. 14°C - Max. 19°C
Tuesday 26 september
Min. 11°C - Max. 20°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Accrobranche Explora Parc in the dune forest
Sports sensations10 € to 22 € Saint-Jean-de-Monts (11.7 km)
Sightseeing tour in a little tourist train
Culture and education3 € to 10 € Saint-Jean-de-Monts (12.2 km)
Fishing and sea trip on the Mephisto 4
Nature and the great outdoors12 € to 40 € Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie (26 km)
Surfing lessons or course
Sports sensations35 € to 150 € Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (38 km)
Stand Up Paddle on Pointeau Beach
Sports sensations15 € Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (38 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sentier des ostréiculteurs - La Barre de Monts Fromentine
HikeEasy1h10La Barre-de-Monts (400 m)
Along the Haute Perche Canal
HikeEasy1h30Pornic (25 km)
Circuit n°2 - l'aiguillon sur vie
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h10L'Aiguillon-sur-Vie (36 km)
Circuit n°9 - coex
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h00Coëx (36 km)
Circuit n°7 - la chaize giraud
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate50 minLandevieille (37 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies by our services and partners to improve your experience and make targeted offers. Find out more