La Tranche-sur-Mer

La Tranche-sur-Mer seaside resort, just a few kilometres from the campsite, is a must-visit site during your stay.

La Tranche sur Mer seaside resort, with its 13 kilometres of sandy beaches, near la Faute-sur-Mer, is not just any old Vendean town. This multi-faceted area is a paradise for families and visitors wishing to spend their holidays by the sea in a fun, inspiring setting.

It’s certainly a heavenly location. But what is La Tranche-sur-Mer is like?

La Tranche-sur-Mer, regarded as a seaside village by its residents, is a great place to live and one of those French towns where you always feel cared for even when alone. Shielded from the outside world by a pine forest and wetlands, this island-like region is extremely welcoming, an impression reinforced by the warm atmosphere created by its small white houses with their tiled roofs.

A region that will appeal to your love of nature

This “Blue Flag” and “Family-friendly” designated region features delightful beaches which are ideal for sunbathing, relaxing and swimming. Sports enthusiasts can practise surfing, kitesurfing, canoeing, windsurfing or catamaran sailing, amongst other activities. There are purpose-built cycling paths and hiking trails for visitors wishing to explore the natural surroundings. You’ll be able to go dune hiking and teach your children about an environment which may be unfamiliar to them. And if you adventure beyond the shores, you can try out other unusual activities.

The Vendée department, a region with a range of activities and entertainment.

Nature is one of the main sources of wonder in the area surrounding La Tranche-sur-Mer. But once you shift your attention away from the landscape, you’ll find there are many other equally appealing attractions. The departments boasts a range of must-visit sites, including:
  • Le Puy du Fou Theme Park, a popular attraction, staging shows and performances;
  • The Cinéscénie show;
  • The Orgues de Feu show;
  • The Mont des Alouettes Mill;
  • The Vendée Steam Train for adventurous souls.