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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Theme Park
“My children (19 and 21 have been twice and are taking me this year for a birthday treat. All the guests who go come back saying it is the most incredible day out.”
  • 237 locals recommend
Theme Park
“PuyDu Fou is a must visit tourist attraction. There are usually 6 shows during the day, and evening shows as well. They depict the history of France in various ways. Very spectacular”
  • 79 locals recommend
Garden
“A marvelous Japanese garden covering 29 hectares. Magnificent examples of cloud trees, large lake and a wide variety of trees an shrubs. There is a tea room, display and sale of Bonzai trees and plants for sale. Each season is a delight of colour and form.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Bathing Area
“A new water park with slides, lazy rivers, beaches with wave machine, foam parties and much more! Open from end of June until September each year. Book early!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Playground
“Climb among the trees, zip wire around. Great fun but book on line as cheaper.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Zoo
“Zoo des sables situé entre le casino des pins, et le lac du Tanchet. Pour les enfants les jours de temps incertain. Tél : 02 51 95 14 10”
  • 26 locals recommend
Casino
“The outside architecture reminds in big houses of New Orleans. The inside side casino is nice. Machines are varied and modern.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Démonstration des armes moyenâgeuses avec leur évolution, pièce de théâtre et activités diverses pour les enfants. Coup de cœur.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Castle
“Take a short trip to the Island of Noirmoutier, at low tide you can drive over the land between the island and mainland, check tide times and information before you go!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“magasins de grandes marques mais prix outlet ... superdry, galerie lafayette, jean bourget enfants, absorba, chipi et levis enfants, levis adultes, café cotton, chaussure heyraud ......”
  • 17 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“The marshland is split into three zones– the Wet Marsh, Dry Marsh and Bay de l’Aiguillon, each with its own distinct personality. Learn the full story of the landscape, lifestyle and traditions at the four themed discovery centres, the Maisons du Parc. Enjoy a guided tour in a traditional flat-bottomed boat or horse-drawn carriage; paddle your own canoe along the canals; or hire bicycles to explore miles of marked, level trails. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“ce petit village de pecheur en face des sables d olonne accessible avec le passeur au bout du quai des sables d olonne”
  • 17 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“Great day out for all the family - pretty canalside villages, ruined abbeys, miles of canals to explore.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Meilleur endroit en Vendée pour déguster des huîtres avec un bon verre de vin blanc ! Vu imprenable sur l’embouchure du payré”
  • 14 locals recommend
Route
“"Les 13 animaux de la place" sont manipulables par le public (accès gratuit).”
  • 17 locals recommend
Forest
“Très grande, riche de sa faune et de sa flore...un lieu de promenade au frais et au calme. Aires de pique-nique nombreuses”
  • 16 locals recommend