A wealth of nearby activities in Vendée
Are you looking for a relaxing and attractive region for your next vacation? The village of La Tranche-sur-Mer, located in the Vendée, welcomes you in one of the most beautiful regions of France. Book your next vacation in your 3 star campsite in La Tranche-sur-Mer without further delay.
Are you a fan of board sports, the beach, sun, relaxation or even a relaxing bike ride? La Tranche-sur-Mer will meet all your desires!
Relaxation and a family activity?
La Tranche-sur-Mer is a great place for cycling with its more than 30 km of cycle tracks. From the campsite, you are 10 kms away from the Pointe d’Arçais, a natural reserve with a breathtaking landscape. Located on the Vélodyssée bicycle route, which crosses Brittany to the Basque Coast, our bicycle paths will delight your whole tribe between pleasure and safety! And with our rental bikes, inside the campsite, you can easily reach La Faute sur mer at 4 kms and the city center of La Tranche at 6 kms.
Discover here the map of bicycle paths for cycling vacations !
Beyond La Tranche-sur-Mer, the Vendée is the leading tourist department on the Atlantic coast and welcomes up to 5 million tourists every year! With its numerous assets, the Vendée knows how to charm all its visitors.
The Vendée offers its vacationers the pleasure of the sea with a magnificent coastline, immense beaches and dynamic seaside resorts but also numerous activities that will allow you to discover the rich cultural, historical and geographical heritage of the region. The Vendée is a territory shaped by the sea, go and discover its different marshes and nature reserves. Our campsite LE BELLEVUE is located in the heart of one of them: the Belle Henriette reserve, where seagulls, gulls, cormorants and egrets come to nest.
The beaches of La Tranche-Sur-Mer
With its 13 kms of wild beaches, all bordered by dunes, you can’t pass by La Tranche-sur-Mer without trying out its various water sports activities: paddle, longe-côte or pedal boat,… Kite-surfing or towed buoys for the most courageous! Famous in the world of water sports, La Tranche-sur-Mer is a family resort with its optimist, catamaran and windsurfing courses, with its surf spot at the Terrière beach and 5 km from the most famous spot of the Vendée coast, Bud Bud, which can compete with the most beautiful spots of the Landes coast. Let yourself slide on its waves between the coast and the island of Ré, and for the most courageous, join the island of Ré in windsurfing or boat.
Fishing enthusiasts, the coast of La Tranche sur mer will vary your pleasures from sea bass fished in surf casting or in the open sea to mackerel fished on the coast. Let’s not forget the queen of fishing, fishing on foot with its bouchots nearby, mussels, oysters, periwinkles, razor clams, pine nuts open your hands, Be careful to fish with moderation!!! The oyster farmers, the local mussel farmers, as well as the fish tanks
Relaxation and Cultural activities
Fun visits or outings for young and old not to be missed, starting with the king of amusement parks: Le Puy du Fou (1h15 from the campsite), a day of breathtaking shows. 15 minutes from the campsite, another flagship park, that of O gliss, one of the largest water parks in France (ticket offices within the campsite itself), Ô fun, its big brother, is 5 minutes further away, it is the refuge for adventurers for tree climbing. The adventurers’ castle (15 minutes away) welcomes you for a full day of treasure hunting with incredible puzzles and challenges. 30 km around the campsite, many varied sites await you: the madness of finfarine, where beekeepers and honey are in the spotlight. The Cairn site, where prehistory awaits you, its floral park of the Cour d’Aron, its car and chocolate museum, the equestrian centers, the fairgrounds… It is impossible to bored in Vendée.
Finally, combine cultural, recreational or other discoveries with taste discoveries, do not miss to taste our local aperitifs with trouspinette, Vendée kiki, digestives with kamok, its brioches and strikes, its préfou, its mogettes…
Not far from there in St Benoist sur mer, 10 km away, it is the site of la grenouillere and its museum of biodiversity that await you. You are at the heart of the Marais Poitevin, a marsh of national reputation created following the withdrawal of the sea and the work of men. By canoe, boat, bike, whatever, discover the dry Poitevin marshes 10 km from the campsite with its large canals serving as natural fences to the fields (St Benoist / sea, Longeville sur mer …). If it’s the marsh wet poitevin, also nicknamed the Green Venice, which attracts you, so we are 80 km away or 1h15 by road with cities like Maillezais, Coulon…
The Vendée, a department rich in history with its castles, such as that of Richard Coeur de Lion in Talmont Saint Hilaire (25 kms), that of Barbe Bleue in Tiffauges (80 kms), that of Fontenay le Comte (60 kms)… Its abbeys of Nieul sur l’Autise, abbey of Aliénor D’Aquitaine nestled in the heart of the Poitevin marshes (80 kms), that of Maillezais (70 kms), the cathedral of Luçon and its cloister, first bishopric of Richelieu (30kms)… Clemenceau’s house in St Vincent sur Jard (20 kms).