Châteaux and Monuments
LE LOGIS DE LA CHABOTTERIEMONTREVERD
18th-century home in Saint-Sulpice-le-Verdon in Vendée, 20 minutes from La Roche sur Yon. Visit the furnished rooms. Place of arrest of General Charette in 1796. Show trail and French walled garden. 45 minutes from Puy du Fou.
MAISON DU MAÎTRE DE DIGUESCHAILLE-LES-MARAIS
Recognised by the Regional Natural Park of Marais Poitevin, the Dykes master house presents the story of a territory. Children's games booklet (7 years +). Animals on site. 30 minutes from La Rochelle. Marais poitevin: dried marshes.
HARAS DE LA VENDÉELA ROCHE-SUR-YON
Come and share our passion for horses at the Haras de la Vendée, set in a 12-acre park in the heart of La Roche-sur-Yon.
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!
LE CHÂTEAU DE SIGOURNAISSIGOURNAIS
Feudal chateau (historical monument). Dungeon-door, surrounding wall, towers, latrines, covered walkway. Armour and models recreate the atmosphere of the late 15th century. Permanent collection of more than 700 coats of arms and contest items.
Dating from the 16th century, this Renaissance castle is open for visits from April to September 2016. · From 2nd April to 31st May : open from 2pm to 6pm · From 1st June to 31st August : open from 10.30am to 7pm · From 1st to 18th September : open from 10.30am to 6pm · Access to the castle’s panoramic room on purchase of castle’s ticket (only from 9th July to 31st August) · Fencing shows at the castle from 14th July to 29th August : Monday to Friday at 11.30am, 4pm and 5.30pm · Exceptional closure at 4pm on Saturday 28th June · Exceptional closure at 4.30pm on Sunday 20th July · ‘ Accueil vélo’ 2016 Tariffs · Visit of
PARC DU CHÂTEAU DE LA FLOCELLIÈRESEVREMONT
Mixed park where eras overlap and intertwine. In the Flocellière en Vendée, 15 minutes from Puy du Fou, this rare chateau was inhabited for over 900 years and offers visitors many different architectural aspects
CHATEAU DE LA CHEVALLERIESAINTE-GEMME-LA-PLAINE
La Chevallerie takes its name from the large Commandery of Knights Templar posted here. It is the property of powerful families close to the Kings and Queens of France.