Plage de la Tranche-sur-Mer vue du ciel
The beaches of Sud Vendée
SEASIDE RESORT Port de plaisance ©A.Lamoureux L’AIGUILLON-SUR-MER, FAMILY ATMOSPHERE IN A PITTORESQUE PORT At the low-lying coastal strip bordering the […]
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Balade en barque Maillezais ©J.Gazeau
The Marais poitevin, parc naturel régional
Together with the Baie de l’Aiguillon, the Marais Poitevin forms a former marine gulf, the Golfe des Pictons, but it stretches out over three different French départements (Vendée, Deux-Sèvres, and Charente-Maritime) and two administrative regions (Pays de la Loire and Poitou-Charentes).
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Sud Vendée’s cities
Sud Vendée’s cities
FONTENAY-LE-COMTE, “VILLE D’ART ET D’HISTOIRE” Fontenay-le-Comte, located at the gates to the Marais Poitevin, has been enjoying the prestigious label […]
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Colline des Moulins Mouilleron-Saint-Germain © A.Lamoureux
From the bocage to the plain
After the Baie de l’Aiguillon, the Marais Poitevin, forest massif of Mervent-Vouvant, the countryside around la Châtaigneraie continues its soft and continuous undulation towards the Vendée boscage and one of its most prestigious theme parks, the Puy du Fou.
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La forêt de Mervent vue du ciel
The Mervent-Vouvant forest massif
With its 5 000 hectares, the forest of Mervent-Vouvant is the largest contiguous woodland of the Vendée and reveals a magnificent environmental symbiosis between forest vegetation and water. Flanking the foothills of the Armorican massif, the diversity of its basement rocks is translated by a varied, dense vegetation but where the oak tree is omnipresent.
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