Around the 4-star campsite Evasion in Vendée – Pays de la Loire
between sea and countryside…
From the campsite you are offered many possibilities of walks, visits and tourist activities.
Saint Gilles Croix de Vie
Only 15km from the campsite, discover the sea atmosphere in Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, a famous seaside resort of Vendée where you can appreciate a lot of walks, excursions, historical visits, leisure activities, entertainment (amusement parks and wildlife parks) or even water sports awaiting you. Discover the pedestrian streets with their shops, The fishing port (and his museum), the marina and local markets throughout the week ! Small tourist train, the fair and night-market (in July August), boat trip, House of the Fisherman, The Pearl of the Gods … and so much more !
Les Sables d’Olonne
Go to Les Sables d’Olonne only 18km from your holiday site in “l’Evasion”campsite. Surfers can enjoy the famous surf spots of the resort, walkers can have a walk by the sea. The city center (for the greater part pedestrian) allows you to discover charming alleys of this seaside town. “Port Olona”, Museum of the Shell, the different beaches, the “Grande plage”, the “Paracou”, the forest, the bikes paths and many seafood restaurants ! You will find everything you want in les Sables d’Olonne. Our crush is the “l’île Penotte” in city center : a unique district, completely decorated by a local artist Danièle Arnaud-Aubinor or “La Chaume” an old district of the town, with little and colorfull streets where you can find the atmosphere of a village !
NB : one of the most famous sea resorts of Vendée where from left the famous solo race Vendée Globe in 2016, and where from it will leave again every four years !
Ile de Noirmoutier
Make the most of your stay in Vendée and discover the charm of the Ile de Noirmoutier, its beaches and its salterns. Just walk or go for a ride among the dunes.
Appreciate the proximity of the island of Yeu and its long beaches and coastal dunes, its wild coast, its moors and sunken paths and the charm of low houses with tiles on their roof and colourful shutters.
Puy du Fou
The Puy du Fou is a place that you can’t ignore if you stay in Vendée, it is located 1h’s drive from “l’Evasion” campsite. This historical theme park has been the fourth theme park in France since 2010 via its annual number of visits. Come and discover the history of Vendée, day or night, in the park of the Puy du Fou. Ticketing for le Grand Parc at the reception…
The park have also win the award of the world best park several times ! A must-do ! People come from all the country to visit the park. An unforgettable experience !