Sports and leisure activities near Le Domaine du Pré
La Chapelle Hermier (right next door!) - Visit the website
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.
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)
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!