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is justifiably proud of its Beaches, typically gently sloping with golden sand
they have attracted visitors for more than a century to holiday on their shores.
There is nothing like blue sea, golden sand and glorious sunshine to conjure up
the picture of the ideal holiday and the Vendee has an abundance of all of
Below are listed the major beaches running from south to north with a
brief description and links to other pages for fuller details and
L'Aiguillon-sur Mer.From the 'Point' back towards the town there
beaches but, in the town there is.....
La Faute-sur-Mer.From the point D'acray the 8 kilometers of
pass by the town
and off towards....
La Tranche-sur-Mer. The 13 kilometers of almost continuous sandy
is made up of seven beaches though
La Terriere. Just north of La Trenche-sur-Mer and a continuation of
beaches from the lighthouse. The north end is an
Les Conches. One of the most popular beaches along this stretch
of coast, it is a mecca for surfers, bathers and on
southern end naturist...
beach for Longville-sur-Mer it has a carpark almost
on the beach and cafes
and restaurants at hand...
Saint Vincent-sur-Jard. Though not the wide expanse of sand
further south, this beach with its rock
Jard-sur-Mer. Noted more for its pretty harbour there is a small
of beach and intersing rockpools for...
This pretty beach at the mouth of the Payre river has
steep sand dunes protecting
the spit that is...
Bourgenay. There is no beach here but the rock pools are good and
waterside cafes and restaurants is...
Les Sables d'Olonne. Le Grande Plage is one of the safest beaches
Vendee, at low tidethe wide expanse of sand is...
the extreme south of the Grande Baie des Sables d'Olonne
Sauveterre. A favourite beech for surfers this beach has been a
mecca for locals
and holiday makers alike...
Plage Naturiste. For those who wish to be at one with nature then the
beaches of the vendee have a lot to offer. With 146kms of beaches and 2500 hours
of sunshine a year it's not difficult to see why the Vendee
Plage des Granges. The final length of beach from Sauveterre
Brem-sur-mer which it is cut off from by the Chenal du Havre...
Brem-sur-Mer. There are some good sandy beaches here though the
is setback some way from the sea..
Bretignollies-sur-Mer. Not really noted for its beaches though there
is beach at La Paree, where as at La Sauzaie
des Dunes. The
beach can be reached from the rue
des Talles and travels north for about 1
This is reached via the rue de plage du Jaunay. During
the summer it is
busy with visiter from the nearby...
St.Gilles Croix de Vie. 4 beaches are listed, the grande plage which
from the mouth of the River Vie south, le Petite Plage ...
Sion de l'Ocean. One of the few cliff areas on the Vendee,there
few sandy beaches in shelterd coves,...
Riez. Plage des
Demoiselles starts a succesion of 9 beaches
Plage Paree Preneau An unoffical nudist beach can be found away
de la Pege.A
very busy beach in the summer with many local
camp sites, but almost totally deserted in
beach for the commune of les Mannes..
Grand Bec the plage de salines is one of two official nudist
the Vendee situated on a quiet stretch away from the main...
Bec. Just north
of le Grand bec
The point at l'Aiguillon The small beaches and the mussel...
Longville-sur-Mer. The commune of Longville controls a long section
line though the town itself is some way...
Payre. The beaches of le Mine and Payre estuary...
Beaches Chaume. The coast here starts off as rocks with the
occational small sandy beach, there are ...
Plage de l'Aubraie Just north of the Cote Sauvage at Chaume is the beach
at l'Aubraie which is the start of....
of the Vendee
soixante bornes,north of des Becs the beach is the south end
of St Jean de monts,there is surveillance during high season.
St.Jean de Monts. The plages of des Demoiselles, the beach widens out
to a glorious strech of fine sand, there are 7 stations de surveillance along
Plage de la
Paree de Jonc.Half way between st Jean de Mont and NotreDame de Monts, the beach
has surveillance in high season.
Plage de la
north of Paree de Jonc this popular beach has parking close to the beach and
Beaches of Notre Dame de Monts. 8 beaches are within the commune of Notre dame
de Monts and from south to North they are; Plage du pont de Yeu..
Le Barre de Monts. The most northerly beaches of the Vendee other
than the islands of Noirmoutier come within this commune they
Beaches of Noirmoutier.As with most islands the ile de Noirmoutier has a
varied collection of beaches from the pretty Plage de Dames to the page
Port de Collet.The port of Collet straddle the border between the Vendee and the
Loire Atlantic, The beach is small an when the tide is out its almost impossible
to see over the mudflats.
information on these pages we believe to be accurate, but errors can occur.If
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