Explore the diverse landscapes of the Vendée region: dunes, forests, wetlands, and rocky coastline
This is the perfect trip to see all of Vendée’s natural wonders: from the polders of the Breton wetlands to the canals of the Poitevin wetlands, with visits to Les Sables-d’Olonne, Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, and Ile d’Yeu along the way. It’s a journey that brings together the ocean, great food, great people, and some lively locales.
Highlights of the itinerary: Of the 210 km of cycling trails that extend along the coast, over 60% are reserved for cyclists. You can discover these varied landscapes in total safety. Throughout the itinerary, you’ll alternate between sport activities, visits to notable sites, and sampling delicious dishes.
Also check out loop cycling routes in Vendée:
- Panoramas Loop near Saint-Jean-de-Monts, a 27-km loop, from Le Daviaud to La Barre-de-Monts
- Polders Loop in southern coastal Vendée a 25-km loop from Triaize to Luçon