Some activities in the area
- Le massif forestier de Mervent-Vouvant an its nautical leisure base;
Situated on Lake Mervent in the middle of the largest forest in the Vendee, the Base de Loisirs de Mervent offers activities in the heart of the countryside: walks in forest and along the river bank, hiking, canoe and kayak rentals, electric boats, all terrain cycling, paddle boarding and archery.
- Various bike trails in la Chataigneraie.
- Swimming Lac de l'espérance à Puzauge, Lac de Chassenon Xanton as well as water sports.
- Fishing on l’Etang de Cezais, Barrage de Rochereau and Bazoge-en Pared
- Riding at equestrian center Tallud sainte Geme
- Also to discover Zoo, Natur'Zoo de Mervent
- Amusement park parc de la Pierre Brune with its small twisted tree [+ d'info]
- Escape Game, experience a new game in unique surroundings on the hill overlooking the village of Breuil-Barret [+ d'info]
- Accrobranches, Chantemerle adventure park for children from the age of 2 [+ d'info]
- Rock climbing at Pierre Blanche
For thrill seekers
- Maiden flights in ultra lights or autogyros for amateur thrill seekers at Breuil-Barret airbase. ULM & Autogyro [+ d'info]
- Bungee jumping sur le Viaduc de Coquilleau au Breuil-Barret.
Be sure not to miss
- La Venise verte trips by boat, on foot or bike to explore Le Marais Poitevin
- Futuroscope theme park
- The amazing show at Le Puy du Fou
- Near Fontenay-le-comte and major cities of Nantes, Poitiers and La Rochelle
And, on the sea
- La Rochelle
- La Tranche sur mer
- Les Sables d'Olonne , Capital of Vendee Globes
- O'Gliss water park
- L'aquarium de la Rochelle, a new underwater world experience.