1 - What makes Vendée such a great destination

Vendée is an increasingly popular destination for business tourism. There are many reasons for this popularity:
  • Recent upgrades and improvements to its road network: 4 hours from Paris by car
  • High-speed TGV services: direct train from Paris in 3 hours
  • A diverse, high-quality range of tourist attractions and facilities and excellent value for money
  • Home to major events: Vendée Globe, Tour de France, Solitaire du Figaro, etc.

Islands, beaches and the ocean - the ideal peaceful working environment

L'Ile d'Yeu

The coast: the Vendée coastline stretches for 250 km and offers a series of diverse and varied landscapes. From beaches that stretch as far as the eye can see to steep, rocky cliffs and bays, the Vendée coastline is a surprisingly diverse landscape. The coast benefits from an Atlantic climate all year round and plays host to a range of activities including water sports, walking, horse riding,cycling, and heritage and cultural attractions.

The islands: theIle d'Yeu and Noirmoutier Island are the perfect place to get away from it all, with bays, fine sand beaches and pebble beaches.

Between land and ocean: this area stretches from the north to the south of Vendée and boasts a rich diversity of landscapes. It also includes 45,000 ha of the Marais Breton, a woodland area (Bocage) and the vast plains of southern Vendée.

The Marais Poitevin and the Bocage feature multiple walking trails

L'Abbaye de MaillezaisThe Bocage and the Pays Yonnais: explore the Pays Yonnais, the economic heartland of Vendée, with its hills and valleys. This is a vibrant area with a multitude of restaurants, hotels and commercial facilities. This undulating landscape is also home to various historic monuments that reflect the history of Vendée.

Southern Vendée: the ideal destination for nature lovers, including ancient abbeys and the Marais Poitevin.