Things to do

What to do, what to see, where to eat ?

Gite de la Gravée is in an area that is rich in history for you to explore

Whether you are travelling to the gîte as a couple, as a family or with friends the Gîte de la Gravée is ideally placed to visit the major tourist areas.

And we invite you to travel the paths with us across the Vendée, the Marais Poitevin – Green Venice and also the Charente maritime area nearby.

We can give you all the latest information so that you enjoy your stay to the full.

Something for everyone

For nature lovers

The Mervent-Vouvant Forest, the Marais Poitevin, the Aiguillon bay and the ornithological reserves.

For the Sport Enthusiasts

The ‘Vendée Vélo’ cycle routes, the hiking trails, bridle paths, sailing and kayaking.

One week is too short !

In one week you can visit southern Vendée, the Marais Poitevin, the Puy du Fou theme park, the sandy beaches of the Vendee, La Rochelle and the islands – this is a fantastic way to spend your week – or longer!

For the food lovers

We offer details on local products and restaurants that you won’t want to miss from the Vendée to the local marshes.

For those aged between 7 and 77

The Puy du Fou (historical theme park) and Futuroscope (multimedia theme park).

For the little ones

Mervent zoo, farm visits and the Aquarium in La Rochelle.

For the culture vultures

The museums and their scenography, festivals concerts and guided tours.

For those who love historic buildings

The South Vendee abbeys, the roman churches, the castles and dungeons, the charming towns full of character.