Animal parks / zoos / aquariums / nature reserves
LES MARAIS SALANTS DE L'ILE D'OLONNEL'ILE-D'OLONNE
Salt marshes of Ile d’Olonne From April to September during the harvest period, the Ile d’Olonne salt workers will be working on site. La Salorge de la Vertonne and Aux Fèves marsh : - Discover the work of Benoît and Matthieu through their Salt marshes To visit products and guided tour. Guided tour by the salt marsh worker from April to June and September: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5 pm. In summer: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11 am and 5 pm, Wednesday at 5 pm. Rate €2. Rivolia marsh : The Raffin’s family will woo you with tales of a trade practiced since 1744. Avocet marsh : Yohan Paul Eveno carries on the salt mining methods and traditions used in the previous century.
LES SALINES - PARC D'AVENTURE DU SELLES SABLES-D'OLONNE
Immediate embarkation for a two-hour long tour with commentary in the heart of the Olonne marshes. Suspended between sky and sea, salt and soil, this leisurely boat trip will take you to the Jardin des Salines to meet the salt workers. On booking.
Observation platform overlooking the communal meadows - Marais Poitevin
TABLE D'ORIENTATION ÎLE DE LA DIVESAINT-MICHEL-EN-L'HERM
Orientation table overlooking the île de Ré and the Baie de l'Aiguillon - Seaside
RÉSERVE NATURELLE NATIONALE MICHEL BROSSELINSAINT-DENIS-DU-PAYRE
Observatory with 18 telescopes - Marais Poitevin
OBSERVATOIRE DE LA BAIE DE L'AIGUILLONSAINT-MICHEL-EN-L'HERM
Observatory overlooking the Baie de l'Aiguillon - Seaside
Between seas and oceans, between hot and cold water, a living world drags you down to the depths ... Enter in Sealand, enter in the aquatic world. You are now at the Land of the Seas! To the sound of a strange music, Neptune will present you the fantastic universe of the underwater fauna and flora. Discover this wonderful spectacle, and dream for as long as you want in this fabulous universe made of silence and colours. 500,000 liters of sea water, 200 meters of paths, 200 species and 1,000 animals. Open every day from February 7th to November, 11th 2016, 10am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 7pm. In summer, non-stop opening from 10am to 8pm. Sea lion show at 10:45am, 3pm and 4:30pm. Visit length: 1h30. Groups (50 people maximum). Prices: Adults: 13 euros, Children under 11 years old: 10 euro