From Puy du Fou with Cinéscénie and the Grand Parc, including the mills of le Mont des Alouettes, or still the discovery of the territory of Puy du Fou aboard a view train, the Country of les Herbiers proposes to all, childs and adults, a stay unforgettable.
PUY DU FOU PARK
Voted the world’s best park in Los Angeles (2016) and Orlando (2014), the Puy du Fou features a wealth of spectacular shows, adventures for the whole family and four new attractions in a new «Renaissance» environment. Experience different centuries surrounded by unspoilt countryside.
Every evening at dusk, a sweet melody resounds over the lake and gradually awakens memories of the most romantic of weddings. Violinist Muse and virtuoso Pianiste meet to celebrate their eternal love in a magical wonderland of water and fire.
Attend an incredible ball where dancers and giant sets emerge from the depths of the lake like mirages that spring to life, giving the young newlyweds an unforgettable wedding ceremony only dreams are made of.
DE BARBE BLEUE
Come and enjoy 3 hours of activities and shows in the heart of the largest medieval site in the region. You will discover an amazing collection of fully functional machines of war and instruments of warfare. In summer, the castle of tiffauges brings Gilles and Jeanne to life again in an amazing theatrical show.
Since the XVIth century, millers have been fitting their sailcloths to the mil on the top of the “Mont des Alouettes”. Come and enjoy their tours of the last one still functioning out the seven that once existed. Leam about the different grades of flour that are ground using the flint millstones, and enjoy the panoramic view, unique in the Vendée’s hedged famland wich will open you the “doors of the Vendée”.
Making and selling of soap 100% vegetable, soap made with asses’ milk. Free visits during the opening of the shop. Products sold : soaps, body cream, accessories
Seen by over 11 million spectators, this show involves 2,400 actors on a stage spread over 23 hectares and 28,000 costumes. Lasting for 1 hour 40 minutes, it includes many new attractions. The world’s biggest night-time show has become an absolutely unmissable and legendary experience. Over the last few years Cinéscénie has reached a new level, with many innovations: new lighting effects, new 3D video projection, and new sets have combined to create 10 new scenes in 6 years with new special effects. Cinéscénie is a sight to behold!
LE LOGIS DE LA
Discover the atmosphere of a logis before the Revolution.
The furnished logis, historics rooms, the enclosed garden evoke the art of living in a Vendéen manor-house in XVIIIth century. An automated show and a video relate the War of the Vendée and General Charette’s arrest.
exhibition on hunting in Vendée.
In summer, baroc music festival.
Audio-guided tour in the logis.
L’ABBAYE DE LA
Founded in 1130, she was attacked several times. Since 1978, a Benedictine congregation was here so as to bring back to life the monastery. Historic monument status.
> 50 min from Nantes
> 60 min from Angers
> 20 min from Cholet
> 30 min from La Roche Sur Yon
> 60 min from Les Sables d’Olonne
> 70 min from La Rochelle