The Vendee is located on the Atlantic coast, above La Rochelle. Its administrative city is La-Roche-sur-Yon and has over 50 000 inhabitants.
In this department, you will find seascapes, sandy beaches, many small islands such as the island of Yeu, the Noirmoutier Island (wild and authentic character), but also swamps, plains,... which occupies most of the territory.
Every year, the park Puy du Fou attracts millions of visitors from all around the world, this tourist park is a replica of the medieval era. Spectacular shows and animations, sword fights and impressive rides...
Every year, the Vendée welcomes the departure of the "Vendée Globe" sailing races renowned all over the world.
You can also discover the Marais Poitevin, the perfect place for boat rides and many architectural treasures such as the house of Chabotterie, Vouvant, charming small town, the Abbey of Maillezais and the Museum of Vendée.
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