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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Vendée

Geographical information

Latitude46.8608850 (N 46° 51’ 39”)
Longitude-1.9567100 (W 1° 57’ 24”)
Surface area49.45 km²
Population2884 inhabitants
Density58 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLa Roche-sur-Yon (51 km, 50 min)
Insee code85280
IntercommunalityCC du Pays de Challans
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Urbain5.1 km (9 min)
Saint-Gervais7.3 km (9 min)
Le Perrier8.2 km (10 min)
Châteauneuf8.6 km (12 min)
Soullans9.3 km (11 min)
Challans9.6 km (13 min)
Beauvoir-sur-Mer11 km (15 min)
Bois-de-Céné12 km (15 min)
La Garnache13.2 km (15 min)
Saint-Jean-de-Monts14.6 km (18 min)
La Barre-de-Monts15.9 km (18 min)
Commequiers16.2 km (20 min)
Notre-Dame-de-Monts17 km (19 min)

Things to see and do


Bourrine Rosalie

Garden Vaulieu.

Bread Museum of La Mie Caline.

Educational farm.

Road salt (canoe trip).

Horse-drawn carriage.

Places of interest



Mill ITAR (1560)
Mill ITAR (1560)
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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 (11 km)
Accrobranche Explora Parc in the dune forest
Sports sensations10 € to 22 € Saint-Jean-de-Monts (12.1 km)
Fishing and sea trip on the Mephisto 4
Nature and the great outdoors12 € to 40 € Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie (18.2 km)
Le Grand Défi leisure park
Sports sensations6 € to 42 € Saint-Julien-des-Landes (30 km)
Taste and buy Vendée wine
Local flavours5 € Saint-Philbert-de-Bouaine (34 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Sentier des ostréiculteurs - La Barre de Monts Fromentine
HikeEasy1h10La Barre-de-Monts (14 km)
Circuit n°9 - coex
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h00Coëx (23 km)
Circuit n°2 - l'aiguillon sur vie
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate1h10L'Aiguillon-sur-Vie (25 km)
Circuit n°7 - la chaize giraud
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate50 minLandevieille (26 km)
Along the Haute Perche Canal
HikeEasy1h30Pornic (30 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



Your holidays
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