Sports and leisure activities near Le Domaine du Pré
La Chapelle Hermier (right next door!)
The Calin Ca-ânes donkey farm next to the Domaine will take you round the shaded banks of the Lac du Jaunay on a donkey ride or in a donkey-drawn carriage.
Pop in and say hello to the little Irish donkeys, they love being stroked!
Le Grand Défi
Saint Julien des Landes (5 mins) - Visit the website
A great outdoor active adventure park, with treetop trails and zip wires from aged 2 upwards, and paintball, laser games and an orientation course for ages 6 and older. Le Grand Défi is an exhilarating day out for the whole family!
Landevieille (5 mins) - Visit the website
Cano'Evasion on the left bank of the lake rents out canoes, kayaks, pedalos and fishing equipment. The Jaunay and Vie rivers are perfect for a spot of canoeing!
Les Fontenelles golf course
L'Aiguillon sur Vie (5 min) - Visit the website
Reputed for its training facilities, this course stretches over more than six kilometres, featuring an enjoyable succession of water hazards, maritime pines and oak trees. 18-hole golf course, 25 driving bays, approach green, putting green
Saint Révérend (10 mins) - Visit the website
A thrill-seeker's paradise, head to West Aventure for quad rides through the hollow paths across the marshes to the banks of the Lac du Jaunay. Other high-adrenalin activities include karting races and paintball battles. A great day out guaranteed!
Commequiers (20 mins) - Visit the website
Discover the Vélo Rail and its "drasine" - a quirky way to travel that could be likened to a pedalo on rails! Each drasine can hold two to four people, and will take you on a 10-km journey along a disused railway track, from Commequiers to Coëx through a beautiful landscape and over the river Vie. Take a picnic and enjoy a fun day out with the family.
Zoo des Sables
Les Sables d'Olonne (30 mins) - Visit the website
Step into the animal kingdom at this seaside eco-zoo.
Follow a trail of lush vegetation as you discover wild animals, monkeys, giraffes, and reptiles. It's sure to be a hit with the kids!
L'Ile aux Jeux
Challans (30 mins) - Visit the website
800 m² of fun open all year round: inflatable games, a tubular structure, trampolines, ball pool, toddler area, tricycles, bar, table football, free WiFi... and the list goes on. A great place to play whatever the weather!