Come and experience the charm of the Vendée and its cultural heritage! The Vendée proudly presents its tourist attractions which include châteaux, windmills, abbeys, priories, nature reserves and theme parks.
Looking for excitement? Look no further than the Puy du Fou theme park and the Cinéscénie.
GRAND PARC DU PUY DU FOULES EPESSES
Vendée historical park - Take a trip back in time at the Puy du Fou
LE CHATEAU DE TIFFAUGESTIFFAUGES
Greatest western medieval fortress in Tiffauges en Vendée, 20 minutes from Puy du Fou and 25 minutes from the Clisson valley: show, 3D film, crossbow shooting. Unique in the world: the largest collection of war machines in operation!
The Explora Park tree climbing park offers exciting times in beautiful and natural settings.
MOULIN DES GOURMANDSSAINT-REVEREND
The mill of Saint Révérend, built in 1842 and been in operation until 1930, has been restored in 1997. It is the last remaining of the six mills located in the district which where still in operation during the last century.
MUSÉE DU CHOCOLATLA ROCHE-SUR-YON
Maison Gelencser has been producing hand-made chocolates since 1956. Come on a voyage to discover chocolate over the centuries; discover the history of the cocoa bean.
The Montois Forest ... With 80% of the forest, dunes and marshes protected, Notre Dame de Monts offers a breath of fresh air. The Montois Forest is home to a wide variety of dune flora and fauna. At the Maison de la Dune et de la Forêt, you will be helped, through exhibitions and discovery walks, to know and recognize the flora and fauna which thrive there. Pine, oak and cypress are the main species present in the Montois Forest. Do take time out to visit the Arboretum de la Parée Farfadets to discover the variety of trees. It is free and open to all. Nature is a bike-ride away! To extend this encounter with nature, how about a hike or a bike ride? Certainly, the 60km trail will challenge you.
MAISON DU MAÎTRE DE DIGUESCHAILLE-LES-MARAIS
In the heart of the Marais Poitevin Regional Natural Park, the Maison du Maître de Digues presents the history of a territory. Play book for children (7 years old and over). Animals on site.