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Le Puy du Fou (Les Epesses)
Ranked #1 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: The Puy du Fou features a multitude of spectacular shows, adventures for the whole family and new astonishments every year.... more » Owner description: The Puy du Fou features a multitude of spectacular shows, adventures for the whole family and new astonishments every year. Experience different centuries surrounded by unspoilt countryside and an even more exciting time staying in one of the Puy du Fou's four original hotels. At the Puy du Fou, history is waiting for you! « less
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Le Grand Defi (Saint-Julien-des-Landes)
Ranked #2 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Opened in 2010, Le Grand Defi counts now 17 acrobatic trails ! Among them, 5 are intended to kids from 2 years old, 14 mega... more » Owner description: Opened in 2010, Le Grand Defi counts now 17 acrobatic trails ! Among them, 5 are intended to kids from 2 years old, 14 mega zip lines crossing the lake and which are "included" in the acrobatic trails (no additional fee), and 2 extremly difficult acrobatic trails intended to trained athletes.Thanks to the diversity of our acrobatic trails, the whole family can have fun !Because security is also part of our activity, all our staff members have CQPOPAH qualification and we have installed a continuous belay system on 100% of our trails. « less
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Le Passage du Gois (Beauvoir-Sur-Mer)
Ranked #3 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Les Marais Salants de Vie (Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez)
Ranked #4 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Ranked #5 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Abbaye de Nieul-sur-l'Autise (Nieul-sur-l'Autise)
Ranked #6 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: An architectural jewel of exceptional quality, highlighted by a single restauration, opens its doors for a visit between... more » Owner description: An architectural jewel of exceptional quality, highlighted by a single restauration, opens its doors for a visit between reality and virtuality.Founded in 1068, the abbey was under the protection of the dukes of Aquitaine and became Royal Abbey in 1141 by Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of France.The abbey is one of the few monastic complexes intact with its three elements: the church, the convent buildings, and the romanesque cloister entirely preserved « less
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Ile d'Yeu (Ile d'Yeu)
Ranked #7 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Islands; Outdoors
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Feeling Forest (Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez)
Ranked #8 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Water Paradise (La Chapelle-Hermier)
Ranked #9 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Water sports; Amusement Parks
Owner description: 10 minutes from the Vendee beaches with a great view of the lake ‘Jaunay’, the PIN PARASOL is the ideal place to enjoy nature... more » Owner description: 10 minutes from the Vendee beaches with a great view of the lake ‘Jaunay’, the PIN PARASOL is the ideal place to enjoy nature and the outdoors. Discover also the heated water park of 2500 m².The whole team is at your disposal to make your holiday unforgettable! « less
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Historial de la Vendee (Les Lucs-sur-Boulogne)
Ranked #10 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Be transported in 7,000 years of the history of the Vendée, an ultramodern museum in the impressive architecture!Prehistory,... more » Owner description: Be transported in 7,000 years of the history of the Vendée, an ultramodern museum in the impressive architecture!Prehistory, Antiquity, Middle Ages, Renaissance, Modern Era, Revolution and War of the Vendée, the 19th century, contemporary Vendee ... Discover history freely and become the actor of the time you cross. In the children museum, children play and learn in a place especially for them. « less
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Explora Parc (Saint-Jean-de-Monts)
Ranked #11 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Come and enjoy Explora Parc, live an amazing experience and get some strong sensations!!! Base jump, 8 tracks, ziplines,... more » Owner description: Come and enjoy Explora Parc, live an amazing experience and get some strong sensations!!! Base jump, 8 tracks, ziplines, climbing walls. Every thing to have fun while doing some sports!! « less
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Ranked #12 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
Owner description: From Maillezais Vieux Port, the Embarcadere de l'Abbaye offer you a boat tour to discover the Poitevin March, with a guide or... more » Owner description: From Maillezais Vieux Port, the Embarcadere de l'Abbaye offer you a boat tour to discover the Poitevin March, with a guide or on your own boat, canoe or bike. Let the Green Venice cast its spell on you with its green landscapes and waterways, its history, wildlife, flora and traditions... From a traditional boat tour, a boat tour and a walk on the dykes or an early/late boat tour to an outing with a specialist or a picnic amidst the Venise Verte, so called Green Venice, the marsh offers you endless possibilities. « less
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Ranked #13 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Castles; Cultural
Owner description: The largest medieval fortress in the region, wonderful shows and entertainments, conservatory and medieval war machines... more » Owner description: The largest medieval fortress in the region, wonderful shows and entertainments, conservatory and medieval war machines unique in Europe!This castle of Gilles de Rais, companion of Jeanne d’Arc, since the twelfth century occupies a strategic position on the borders of the old provinces of Anjou, Brittany and Poitou.Fascinating, the castle is full of secrets and inspired the legend of Bluebeard... « less
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Nieul-sur-l'Autise (Fontenay-le-Comte)
Ranked #14 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #15 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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Indian Forest (Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits)
Ranked #16 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Outdoors
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Cairn, Centre de la Prehistoire (Saint-Hilaire-la-Foret)
Ranked #17 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Abbaye de Maillezais (Maillezais)
Ranked #18 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Discover the largest site of the Marais Poitevin and cathedral builders in the heart of exceptional remains!Fortress,... more » Owner description: Discover the largest site of the Marais Poitevin and cathedral builders in the heart of exceptional remains!Fortress, cathedral and abbey, the Benedictine Abbey St Pierre founded 1000 years ago by the powerful Duke of Aquitaine William the Great, bore the marks of the history of art.Overlooking the marsh's canals dug by the monks, the cloister, the underground reserves and the church emerge from the soil in an original dynamic recovery. « less
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Ranked #19 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Owner description: L'Office de Tourisme Vendee Sevre Autise a Maillezais organise, en juillet et aout, des animations et sorties de decouverte... more » Owner description: L'Office de Tourisme Vendee Sevre Autise a Maillezais organise, en juillet et aout, des animations et sorties de decouverte du Marais Poitevin et de ses environs. En barque, a pied, en pechant... Decouvrez le Marais Poitevin! Nous sommes egalement a votre service pour organiser votre sejour chez nous : hebergements, restaurations, visites... Un bon accueil vous sera toujours reserve! Une boutique est egalement a votre disposition : litterature regionale, nature, patrimoine, et bien d'autres! « less
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Vendee Miniature (Bretignolles Sur Mer)
Ranked #20 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Logis de la Chabotterie (Saint-Sulpice-le-Verdon)
Ranked #21 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Be charmed by the sweetness of life in the late 18h century in a typical residence of west-France countryside. Immerse... more » Owner description: Be charmed by the sweetness of life in the late 18h century in a typical residence of west-France countryside. Immerse yourself in the rustic and delicate furnished rooms that seem still inhabited ...The French garden offers fresh perspectives on the park's, its labyrinth and its timber.Site of the arrest of General Charette in 1796, the Chabotterie marks the end of the War in the Vendée. Permanent show on this period. « less
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Ranked #22 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #23 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Museums
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Le Moulin de Raire (Sallertaine)
Ranked #24 of 117 attractions in Vendee
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Zoo des Sables (Les Sables-d'Olonne)
Ranked #25 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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Chateau de Talmont-Saint-Hilaire (Talmont Saint Hilaire)
Ranked #26 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Castles; Cultural
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L'Ile aux Papillons (La Gueriniere)
Ranked #27 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
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Ranked #28 of 117 attractions in Vendee
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Potager Extraordinaire (La Mothe Achard)
Ranked #29 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #30 of 117 attractions in Vendee
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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