8 days in Vendee Itinerary

8 days in Vendee Itinerary

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8 days in Vendee Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Drive + train + Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Les Epesses
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Talmont Saint Hilaire
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Saint-Jean-de-Monts
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h
End: London

1
night
Les Epesses

Les Epesses ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Tiffauges and then get in on the family fun at Le Puy du Fou.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Les Epesses trip planner .

London, UK to Les Epesses is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Les Epesses, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Les Epesses can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Talmont Saint Hilaire.

Things to do in Les Epesses

Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Tiffauges
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Puy du Fou ©
Puy du Fou
Chateau de Tiffauges ©
Chateau de Tiffauges

3
nights
Talmont Saint Hilaire

Talmont Saint Hilaire ©
Bring the kids along to Le Grand Defi and O'Gliss Park.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Talmont Saint Hilaire trip planner.

Drive from Les Epesses to Talmont Saint Hilaire in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Saint-Jean-de-Monts.

Things to do in Talmont Saint Hilaire

Theme Parks Fun & Games Wildlife

Side Trips

Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits, Le Grand Defi, Vendee Kart
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Le Grand Defi ©
Le Grand Defi
O'Gliss Park ©
O'Gliss Park
Château de Talmont ©
Château de Talmont

3
nights
Saint-Jean-de-Monts

Saint-Jean-de-Monts ©
Saint-Jean-de-Monts is a commune in the Vendée department in the Pays de la Loire region in western France.GeographyThe town is situated in the west of the département, between Notre-Dame-de-Monts and Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez. Bring the kids along to Zoo des Sables d'Olonne and Atlantic Toboggan. Venture out of the city with trips to Quartier de l'Ile de Penotte (in Les Sables-d'Olonne) and Les Animaux de la Place (in La Roche-sur-Yon). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Explora Parc, contemplate the waterfront views at Les Marais Salants de la Vie, don't miss a visit to Le Passage du Gois, and find something for the whole family at Dino's Park.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Saint-Jean-de-Monts itinerary builder site .

Getting from Talmont Saint Hilaire to Saint-Jean-de-Monts by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Saint-Jean-de-Monts can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Jean-de-Monts

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez, Les Sables-d'Olonne, Le Passage du Gois, Les Animaux de la Place, Le Moulin de Raire
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Explora Parc ©
Explora Parc
Le Passage du Gois ©
Le Passage du Gois
Atlantic Toboggan ©
Atlantic Toboggan