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Le Puy du Fou (Les Epesses)
#1 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Escape to the Puy du Fou Park for an unforgettable trip with family or friends!Puy du Fou Park is a whirlwind of... more » Owner description: Escape to the Puy du Fou Park for an unforgettable trip with family or friends!Puy du Fou Park is a whirlwind of extraordinary shows and a real breath of fresh air far from everyday hustle and bustle. Visitors embark on journeys through time to enjoy lavish historical enactments: in one, a Viking longboat sails downriver to raid a village; in another, a jousting tournament turns into the storming of a medieval keep.Make the most of an exceptional entertainment program during the day, breath-taking shows at night, as well as 25 restaurants, 3 themed hotels and 50 hectares of pure green bliss. Days at Puy du Fou are adventure and action-packed. « less
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Le Grand Defi (Saint-Julien-des-Landes)
#2 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Amusement/ Theme 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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Zoo de Doue la Fontaine (Doue-la-Fontaine)
#3 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Zoos
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#4 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
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#5 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
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Le Passage du Gois (Beauvoir-Sur-Mer)
#6 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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#7 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
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Cadre Noir (Saumur)
#8 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Equestrian Trails
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Old Town (Le Mans)
#9 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas
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#10 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
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#11 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Castles
Owner description: The Castle of the Dukes of Brittany houses the Nantes History Museum, displaying more than 850 historic objects with... more » Owner description: The Castle of the Dukes of Brittany houses the Nantes History Museum, displaying more than 850 historic objects with multimedia installations in a contemporary layout. The former ducal palace also holds temporary exhibitions and cultural events all year round. Besides, the rampart walk offers a number of viewpoints of the fortress. The night-time illuminations further reveal the architectural complexity of the site. A restaurant and a gift shop are as well at your service. « less
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Ile d'Yeu (Ile d'Yeu)
#12 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Islands
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#13 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Un Monde d'Aventures ! 5 Grandes activites sur un parc de 86 hectares : - Dinos et Prehistoire - Les Pirates - Les Secrets du... more » Owner description: Un Monde d'Aventures ! 5 Grandes activites sur un parc de 86 hectares : - Dinos et Prehistoire - Les Pirates - Les Secrets du Chateau - Oh! Tour du Monde - Visites « less
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#14 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Historic Sites; Castles; Gardens
Owner description: The apparent austerity of this shale and limestone fortress, which the young king Louis IX had built on the edge of his... more » Owner description: The apparent austerity of this shale and limestone fortress, which the young king Louis IX had built on the edge of his kingdom in the 13th century, contrasts with the tranquil grounds inside the castle walls and the pleasant residence of the Dukes of Anjou, composed of buildings constructed at the end of the Gothic era. To transform and embellish the castle into a more welcoming home for the Anjou court, terraces and gardens were laid out, galleries built and the gateway erected. The star attraction within the walls of the Château d’Angers is the Tapestry of the Apocalypse or woven in 1375. With its 104 metres in length, it is the largest medieval tapestry anywhere in the world. Open:> 2nd May to 4th September: from 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.> 5th September to 30th April: from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. Last admission 45 minutes before closing time. Closed:> 1st January, 1st May, 1st November, 11th November and 25th December. Admission fees: Adults : 6,50 €; Concessions (18 to 25) = 5,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups « less
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Feeling Forest (Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez)
#15 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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#16 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Art Galleries; Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Owner description: The Machines de l’Ile is an artistic and a tourist project. It is a blend of the invented worlds of Jules Verne, the... more » Owner description: The Machines de l’Ile is an artistic and a tourist project. It is a blend of the invented worlds of Jules Verne, the mechanical universe of Leonardo da Vinci, and the industrial history of Nantes, on an exceptional site in the former shipyards. A ride on the 12-meter tall Great Elephant, climb aboard the Marine Worlds Carrousel of 27 moving sea creatures or the Heron Tree to fly over the hanging gardens. « less
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#17 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Castles
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#18 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
This Gothic cathedral features a high nave and many tombs, including that of François II.
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Musee Lurcat (Angers)
#19 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: History Museums
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#20 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Historic Sites
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Planete Sauvage (Port-Saint-Pere)
#21 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Zoos

A good day out. There are apparently 2,000 animals in the park, and that is not hard to believe. It isamazing to see Elephants, Rhinos, Hippos, as well as the usual animals you... more »

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Zoo La Boissiere du Dore (La Boissiere du Dore)
#22 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Zoos
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Zoo de La Fleche (La Fleche)
#23 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Zoos
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Historial de la Vendee (Les Lucs-sur-Boulogne)
#24 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Historic Sites
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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#25 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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#26 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Owner description: Dear Trippers, holidays in Vendée? Come and discover our Karting with it's 3 types of motorisations, unique in the region... more » Owner description: Dear Trippers, holidays in Vendée? Come and discover our Karting with it's 3 types of motorisations, unique in the region (With the Rotax Max).Even our English friend, Henry Easthope, the last World's Champion, came to get trained on our track and invite you to try it! 15minutes from the coast, if you're 7 years old and 4,5ft, come to discover our 2300ft long track, available for compétition! « less
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Abbaye de Nieul-sur-l'Autise (Nieul-sur-l'Autise)
#27 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Historic Sites
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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#28 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: History Museums
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Musee Robert Tatin (Cosse le Vivien)
#29 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
Category: Museums
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Belem (Nantes)
#30 of 339 attractions in Pays de la Loire
  • When it is in port 10/10/2013
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