Chateau-Guibert tourism and travel guide

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Chateau-Guibert is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Chateau-Guibert in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lucon at 15 km and Luçon cathedral at 15 km.

Chateau-Guibert, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

Lucon is a quiet Vendee town, usually visited for its imposing cathedral...

See Lucon guide
Luçon cathedral

Luçon cathedral

Cathedral at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

Luçon cathedral is a small cathedral with element in the roman, gothic,...

See Luçon cathedral guide


Seaside resort at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

At Longeville-sur-Mer you will enjoy the lively market in the town as...

See Longeville-sur-Mer guide
La Faute-sur-Mer

La Faute-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

Here at La Faute-sur-Mer you can explore the nature reserve and peninsula...

See La Faute-sur-Mer guide
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La Tranche-sur-Mer

La Tranche-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction south-west)

La Tranche-sur-Mer is a small resort, but very pleasant and with an...

See La Tranche-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

Jard-sur-Mer is a very pleasant, if quite small, Vendee resort with a...

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at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

The small town of Talmont-Saint-Hilaire is mainly known for the Chateau de...

See Talmont-Saint-Hilaire guide


at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

With some interesting 18th century townhouses to see, Fontenay-le-Comte is also home...

See Fontenay-le-Comte guide


at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

Marans is a small town with a pretty section along the river...

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Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction east)

The pleasant village of Vouvant still retains part of a medieval castle...

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Port Bourgenay

Port Bourgenay

at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

The small resort of Bourgenay has a port and a popular beach...

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Chateau d'Olonne

Chateau d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 39 km (direction west)

Chateau d'Olonne is a very small resort, well placed for exploring the...

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Sables d'Olonne

Sables d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 43 km (direction west)

The lively town of Sables-d'Olonne is our favourite resort on the Vendee...

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at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

On the north coast of Ile-de-Ré, the village of Saint-Martin-de-Ré is very...

See Saint-Martin-de-Re guide

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Markets in and near Chateau-Guibert

  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Angles: market Wednesday & Sunday (23km)
  • La Faute-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • La Tranche-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (32km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (33km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (36km)

More information about Chateau-Guibert, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Chateau-Guibert, France

What to do at Chateau-Guibert? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chateau-Guibert.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (45km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (8km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (17km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (44km)
  • Forêt de Benon (54km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (38km)
  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (41km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (42km)

Geography and distances

Chateau-Guibert is in the west of France at 17 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Chateau-Guibert is 369 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateau-Guibert

Canton: Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais

Arrondissement: Roche-sur-Yon

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85320

Distance to Chateau-Guibert

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 369 km

from Calais: 536 km

from Nice: 739 km

from Bordeaux: 201 km

from Strasbourg: 709 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car from a cross-channel ferry port - Saint Malo is convenient at around 3 hours drive. For driving distances to Chateau-Guibert from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Les Pineaux, Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais, Moutiers-sur-le-Lay, Rosnay, Saint-Florent-Des-Bois and Thorigny.

This page in French: Visiter Chateau-Guibert


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