La Chaize-Giraud tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Chaize-Giraud in Vendee

Photo is of Bretignolles-sur-Mer at 4 km from La Chaize-Giraud

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La Chaize-Giraud 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 La Chaize-Giraud in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bretignolles-sur-Mer at 4 km and Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie at 11 km.

La Chaize-Giraud, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

Bretignolles-sur-Mer is one of the smallest Vendee resorts - still has a...

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at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

The port town of Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie is an attractive and traditional town, very...

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Seaside resort at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez is the beach resort next to Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie...

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Sables d'Olonne

Sables d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 17 km (direction south)

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

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Chateau d'Olonne

Chateau d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

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Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

At Saint-Jean-de-Monts you will enjoy the extensive sandy beaches and one of...

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Port Bourgenay

Port Bourgenay

at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Seaside resort at 31 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

The resort of Notre-Dame-de-Monts is one of the quiter resorts of the...

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Seaside resort at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

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Ile d'Yeu

Ile d'Yeu

Island at 42 km (direction west)

Explore the Ile d'Yeu on foot or by bike to see scenic...

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La Tranche-sur-Mer

La Tranche-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 44 km (direction south-east)

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

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Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Seaside resort at 48 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

The small town of Les Moutiers-en-Retz is best known for the nearby...

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Markets in and near La Chaize-Giraud

  • Bretignolles-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Saint Gilles Croix de Vie: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (13km)
  • Sables d'Olonne: market every day (17km)
  • Challans: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near La Chaize-Giraud, France

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

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Phare de la Pointe des Corbeaux (36km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (39km)
  • Fort de Pierre-Levée (42km)
  • Port-Joinville (42km)
  • Vieux-château de l'Île d'Yeu (43km)
  • Phare de l'île d'Yeu (44km)
  • Aérodrome de L'Île-d'Yeu (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (19km)

Geography and distances

La Chaize-Giraud is in the west of France at 30 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: La Chaize-Giraud is 396 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chaize-Giraud

Canton: Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie

Arrondissement: Sables-d'Olonne

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85220

Distance to La Chaize-Giraud

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 396 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 783 km

from Bordeaux: 223 km

from Strasbourg: 748 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 La Chaize-Giraud from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brem-sur-Mer, Bretignolles-sur-Mer, Coex, Givrand, Landevieille, Saint-Reverend and Vaire.

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