Faymoreau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faymoreau: highlights and tourist information

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Faymoreau is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 62 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Faymoreau is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vouvant at 11 km and Nieul-sur-l'Autise at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faymoreau, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Faymoreau in Pays de la Loire.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Vendee

Map of places to visit near Faymoreau

Markets in and near Faymoreau

  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Benet: market Monday (19km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (32km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (32km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (35km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (38km)

More information about Faymoreau, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Faymoreau, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Faymoreau.


  • Aquarium de La Rochelle (58km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (11km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (25km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (54km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Bâtiment (29km)
  • La Guyonnière (31km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (39km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (31km)
  • Forêt de Benon (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (9km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (45km)
  • Zoodyssée (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faymoreau

Canton: Saint-Hilaire-des-Loges

Arrondissement: Fontenay-le-Comte

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85240

Distance to Faymoreau

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 523 km

from Nice: 695 km

from Bordeaux: 189 km

from Strasbourg: 668 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Foussais-Payre, La Chapelle-Thireuil, Le Busseau, Marillet, Puy-de-Serre, Saint-Hilaire-de-Voust, Saint-Laurs and Saint-Maixent-de-Beugne.

This page in French: Visiter Faymoreau