| Our camping is situated
behind our farm with views over the valley, sunny but also shaded
thanks to some (fruit) trees. It is nice and quiet, yet all facilities
are close by.
only 3 km away. Here you can find facilities such as doctors,
pharmacies, dentists, bakery shops,
a butcher, a supermarket, petrol
station, banks, post office etc.
Behind our farm and camping, the lake is 300 meters away. It is ideal for
fishing (permit). There are alsoseveral picnic tables.
surrounding places are
La Roche-sur-Yon This town was founded in 1804 by Napoleon. It is
also the capitol of the Vendée. It has several (large) supermarkets, a
hospital and of course other shops.
is 12 km south and has a nice centre and a beautiful cathedral that was
built in the 12th - 14th century, attached to the Benedictine convent,
that was built in the 7th century. Cardinal Richelieu (known from
"The three Musketeers") was bishop here from 1606 to 1623.
Le Jardin Dumaine is also definitely worth a visit.
There are many large supermarkets in Luçon. It also has
several vets, a hospital etc.
The Vendée is perfect for making
many diverse trips and for many activities. The beaches are close by,
but also the Venise
Vert, an area consisting of green polders with numerous canals. Here
you can take boattrips, but it is also a lovely place for walking or
The sandy beaches and ocean of
the Vendée are well known. The bottom of the sea
slopes very slowly and there are practically no currents. The Warm
Gulfstream makes the climate very agreeable. Even in Autumn, Winter and
Spring. In some places you will find rocks by the ocean, which is ideal for
looking for crabs and shells.
has a lot to offer, some of which are:
- Beautiful cities: Nantes,
Poitiers, Angers, La Rochelle.
Boattrips: both on the ocean as
on the canals in the Poitevin Marais.
spectacles: Puy de Fou.
- Natureparks: Marais
Poitevin, La Barre de
- Seaside towns: Les Sables d’Olonne, La Faute sur Mer, Jard sur Mer, L'Aiguillon sur Mer.
tours are possible.
- The islands: some can be reached by
road or bridge, some can not: Noirmoutier, Île de Yeu, Île de
Ré, Île d'Aix
- Good food and wines