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Enjoy a variety of activities in the Vendee  21/01/2014

While most first-time visitors to the Vendee will be heading there hoping to make the most of the glorious beaches that are found throughout the region, it is important to stress that there is plenty more to this charming holiday destination than may be immediately apparent.

Of course, you're welcome to enjoy the beaches of the Vendee but if you are intent on seeing and doing a bit more than soaking in the sunrays, then you won't be disappointed.

Here, we're going to provide a brief guide to some of the top activities that you can expect to enjoy in the Vendee.

Water sports

Although the beaches are great for simply enjoying the beautiful summer sunshine, they are also ideal if you're a fan of water sports.

If you fancy a bit of an adrenaline rush on your next holiday, then this is the ideal destination. The waves are great for having lots of fun and there are, of course, a great section of beaches to choose from.

Regardless of whether your passion is surfing, swimming or anything else in between, the Vendee offers up great fun.

Bike riding

But what if you want to head a bit further inland and enjoy the beautiful scenery on offer? Well, a bike ride might just be the thing you're after.

In most villages in the region, you are able to rent a bike for the day and then take it on a ride through the more rugged areas of the Vendee.

Along the way, you can develop a true appreciation of the spectacular scenery on offer.


If you're ambition is to relax and unwind, leaving everyday stresses behind you, then what better way of doing this than by enjoying a walk in the beautiful countryside?

You can enjoy the fresh air and take in the natural beauty, then a walk is ideal.

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