Things to see, things to do

Allow yourself a break in Saint Jean de Monts ! Make your choice among a variety of activities : nautical sports (sand sailing, surfing, sailing, canoeing, stand up paddling, kayaking, kite-surfing, aqua-hiking, etc.), cultural events (exhibitions, concerts, shows, etc.), well-being and relaxation (thalassotherapy, aquatic centre, casino, etc.), sports and nature (golf, hiking, biking, etc.).

Marvel at the luxuriant environment surrounding Pays de Monts!

Discover Saint-Jean-de-Monts and its neighbouring towns’ must-sees : the bourrine du Bois Juquaud in Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez, the Vendéan British Marsh Le Daviaud eco-museum located in La-Barre-de-Monts, Biotopia in Notre-Dame-de-Monts, the Jardin du Vent in Notre-Dame-de-Monts, the Charles Milcendeau Museum in Soullans, Kulmino, the spectacular overlooked in Notre-Dame-de-Monts, the Castle of Apremonts, the Salt Route in Sallertaine.

Coastal fishing enthusiasts will enjoy gathering seafood by hand at low tide while respecting the rules of this highly regulated activity.

Choose to spend your Holidays in Saint-Jean-de-Monts with your family and friends.


Its magnificent fine sand beaches and its islands

To choose Vendée and its 140km of fine sand beaches will ensure that you spend a great family vacation. You won’t be able to help finding a beach that pleases you. Let the charms of the Islands of Yeu and Noirmoutier, gems of the Atlantic, win you over.

The ideal family destination

Vendée is THE place to go with your family with its ideal location by the Atlantic Ocean. It allows you to mix the joys of a vacation by the sea with those of the many activities available both on land and on the seafront.

Activities for everyone

Many activities will allow you to enjoy, discover or re-discover the many pleasures of hiking and in particular bike hiking in the best trail network with over 100km of bike trails, and nautical activities and tourist sites.

The Puy du Fou®, voted best theme Park 2017

Who hasn’t heard of Puy du Fou®? This historical theme park offers a wide variety of grandiose shows for the whole family and two breath-taking night shows: the Cinescénie and the Orgues de Feu. It was voted “World’s Best Theme Park” and “Worlds’ Best Creation” several times for the “Le Dernier Panache” show. It also received a Travel d’Or award for “Best Theme Park 2017”.

Gastronomy, between land and sea

The numerous local specialties will ravish you: seafood and fresh fish, “fleur de sel”, local wines, mogettes, Noirmoutier’s bonnotte, brioche or gâche, préfou, Vendée ham, etc., and let’s not forget the ever-increasing number of local restaurants that have received Michelin Stars and BibGourmand.