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La Chaize-le-Vicomte tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Chaize-le-Vicomte in Vendee

Photo is of Lucon at 26 km from La Chaize-le-Vicomte

Visit La Chaize-le-Vicomte: highlights and tourist information

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La Chaize-le-Vicomte is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lucon at 26 km and Luçon cathedral at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Chaize-le-Vicomte, 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 La Chaize-le-Vicomte in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 26 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 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Luçon cathedral guide


Seaside resort at 31 km (direction south-west)

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

See Longeville-sur-Mer guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Talmont-Saint-Hilaire guide


Seaside resort at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

See Jard-sur-Mer guide
La Faute-sur-Mer

La Faute-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 38 km (direction south)

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

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

La Tranche-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Tranche-sur-Mer guide
Chateau d'Olonne

Chateau d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau d'Olonne guide
Port Bourgenay

Port Bourgenay

at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Port Bourgenay guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee,...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Vouvant guide
Sables d'Olonne

Sables d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Sables d'Olonne guide


Seaside resort at 43 km (direction west)

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

See Bretignolles-sur-Mer guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Fontenay-le-Comte guide

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

Map of places to visit near La Chaize-le-Vicomte


Markets in and near La Chaize-le-Vicomte

  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (29km)
  • Angles: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (36km)
  • La Tranche-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • La Faute-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (38km)
  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (42km)
  • Sables d'Olonne: market every day (42km)

More information about La Chaize-le-Vicomte, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Chaize-le-Vicomte, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (53km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (17km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (25km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Machecoul (54km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (37km)
  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (41km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (45km)

Geography and distances

La Chaize-le-Vicomte is in the west of France at 10 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: La Chaize-le-Vicomte is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Chaize-le-Vicomte

Canton: Roche-sur-Yon-Sud

Arrondissement: Roche-sur-Yon

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85310

Distance to La Chaize-le-Vicomte

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 747 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 710 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-le-Vicomte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fougere and La Ferriere.

This page in French: Visiter La Chaize-le-Vicomte

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