Camping Les Sables-d'Olonne
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En Vendée, Les Sables-d'Olonne is a privileged destination for lovers of sailing, wide open spaces and the ocean.
Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the seaside town of Sables-d'Olonne offers precious moments to vacationers in love with the Atlantic Ocean.
In Sables-d'Olonne, the Grande Plage des Sables is ranked among the most beautiful beaches in Europe. But Sauveterre, Veillon and La Paracou beaches are also worth a visit. Nestled on the rocky coast of the city, the Drombet Basin is a natural seawater pool. the Payré estuary offers breathtaking landscapes.
During your stay in Les Sables-d'Olonne, do not miss the Passage district, its old houses and its narrow streets. Also discover the Penotte Island district and its facades adorned with mosaics and shells. Finally, take a tour of the central halls, the fish market in the fishing port, or the Arago covered market. You will be able to fill up on the flavors and aromas that permeate the culture of Sabla.
The Sables-d'Olonne are a so-called "new" town, but buildings from the XNUMXth to the XNUMXth century are still present. The Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Port church, the Sainte-Croix abbey or even the chapel of Our Lady of Good Hope attracts lovers of religious heritage. Don't miss the singular either blockhouse-hospital built by the Germans in 1943. In 2017, it was transformed into a WWII museum.
Outdoor sports in Les Sables-d'Olonne
Les Sables-d'Olonne, it is obviously the city of the Vendée Globe. here sailing is quite simply an art of living, a passion that is shared from generation to generation. Hoist the mainsail and set off on an adventure along the coast. Then discover the joys of surfing or paddle boarding. Finally, cycle along the coast, following the famous Vélodyssée.