Vendee landscape

The color mix Green Venice, Marais poitevin, bocage, Atlantic coast... is a land of contrasts.

From country green to ocean blue, the region showers lovers of nature with a multitude of colors. Whether they be canoe trip amateurs or seasoned hikers, the new "explorers" of Vendee shall venture from one surprise to the next.

And so, open wide your eyes and your ears... Atlantic coast Ride the friendly waves. No less than 370 kilometers of coastline wend their way down the Vendée seashore.

Between high and low seas, the long sandy beaches bordered by pine trees alternate with cliffs and wild sites. The Atlantic seaboard of the Vendée region is protected by three islands : Yeu, Noirmoutier, Ré. Noirmoutier and Ré are connected to the continent by bridges. The mild climate and the beautifully preserved environment render these arpents of earth near the land mass akin to paradise.

Michel Vincendeau gives you a tour of Vendée through 1600 pics taken through his many displacements on the department. Discover many communes of the retro-littoral, bocage, Poitevin marsh and Breton marsh.

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