In this region you can spend a day sunbathing on the beautiful beaches along the Atlantic coast, a boat trip around the islands of Aix, Oleron and Re, a sightseeing day to view the stunning Romanesque architecture or a brandy tasting session in the town of Cognac, most known for its production of Brandy.
Favourite Destinations (Poitou-Charentes / Vendée)
Poitou Charentes Vendée accommodation - beautiful villas and cottages
Poitou-Charentes Vendée holidays never get boring. Not to miss is a trip to Marais Poitevin, where you will find quaint villages nestled in the countryside and ports. With 90,000 hectares of green land to discover as well as thousands of canals where you can explore on a rented boat or boat trip. With 450km of coastline, you can not miss out on a beach holiday Poitou-Charentes, very popular as 11 million guests per year choose to rent holiday homes Poitou-Charentes in this region. Here you will find stunning seaside towns and spectacular beaches to spend you days relaxing from your villa Poitou-Charentes or your villa Vendee. Explore the coastline by bike in your Vendee holidays, with the huge network of cycle paths, long walks, sailing and horse riding through the marshland.
You will also find cosy holiday accommodation and picturesque landscape in the east of France:
Poitou-Charentes Vendée holidays - perfect for families
Things to do for the whole family include a day out at the Futuroscope theme park and for those who love animals there is an aquarium at La Rochelle and a Zoo at La Palmyre. In your Poitou-Charentes Vendees holidays, you can also spend time discovering your own wildlife at the nature reserves to spot birds and other animals. The largest city in the region is the medieval town on Poitiers where you can admire the beautiful scenery and architecture. Rent one of the cosy cottages Vendee Poitou-Charentes or one of the Vendée villas in one of the 7 'most beautiful villages' in France. Here you will find quaint villages to explore and discover some exceptional churches and castles. Be sure to taste the local cuisine with the specialities of oysters and goats cheese, and of course wines and brandy from Cognac and enjoy your stay in a holiday home Poitou-Charentes or villa Vendee. Poitou-Charentes Vendee holidays are a great time-out.