Prepare your holiday in advance and take a look at all the activities available in the area !
Sports and leisure for all ages : the Vendée offers an array of sites and landscapes ideal for outdoor activities.
Here you will find a few ideas and suggestions of sports activities for the whole family. The Vendée is the ideal destination for outdoor activities so don't miss out !
The Vendée boasts some of the most popular surfing spots in France, whilst Les Sables d'Olonne is renowned for the Vendée Globe sailing race.
Located in Longeville sur mer, at the foot of the 3-star Camping La Fretille, Bud Bud beach is definitely the best surfing spot in the Vendée. It is popular with surf fanatics due to its sandy dunes, huge beach and maritime pines.
Located at Les Conches, the waves at Bud Bud are perfect for longboard surfing and bodyboarding. Every year, this spot hosts the famous Bud Bud contest, a unique surf, bodyboard and longboard competition. Every October, surfers from all over Europe flock to Les Coches beach in Longeville sur Mer to compete.
Make the most of your stay in the Vendée to try your hand at a host of outdoor sports :
Surfing, bodyboard, land yachting, catamaran, surfcasting (shellfish gathering in the sea), hiking, cycling, horseriding, golfing, flight in a microlight.... The list is long !
Discover Marais Poitevin, the automobile museum, Geoges Clémenceau's house, the island of Ré and Fort Boyard. Explore the area during your stay at the campsite.