Plage du Veillon à Talmont-Saint-Hilaire © Aurelie Stapf –

Swimming spots on La Vélodyssée

There are lots of beaches along the route, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take a refreshing dip!

Here is a non-exhaustive selection of beaches where you’ll be able to kick back and relax along the way. The list includes both saltwater and freshwater beaches.


See beaches on a map


💡 Remember: lock up your bike in busy places and don’t leave valuables in your saddlebags!


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