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La Gueriniere tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Gueriniere in Vendee

Photo is of Noirmoutier at 5 km from La Gueriniere

Visit La Gueriniere: highlights and tourist information

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La Gueriniere is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Noirmoutier at 5 km and Notre-Dame-de-Monts at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Gueriniere, 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 Gueriniere in Pays de la Loire.

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



at 5 km (direction )

On Noirmoutier island you can find lots of sandy...

See Noirmoutier guide


at 17 km (direction south-east)

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

See Notre-Dame-de-Monts guide
Jade Coast

Jade Coast

at 18 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loire-Atlantique department

Pornic, a traditional port town with an attrcative harbour, is well placed...

See Jade Coast guide


at 19 km (direction north-east), in the Loire-Atlantique department

Pornic is one of the liveliest and most vibrant harbour...

See Pornic guide
Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Les Moutiers-en-Retz

Seaside resort at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Loire-Atlantique department

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

See Les Moutiers-en-Retz guide


Seaside resort at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Jean-de-Monts guide
Ile d'Yeu

Ile d'Yeu

Island at 29 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ile d'Yeu guide


Seaside resort at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Loire-Atlantique department

The beach at Saint-Brevin-les-Pins is the main attraction and...

See Saint-Brevin-les-Pins guide


Seaside resort at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez guide


Seaside resort at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

The emphasis in Pornichet, immediately south of La Baule, is...

See Pornichet guide


at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie guide
La Baule

La Baule

Seaside resort at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

La Baule-Escoblac is a very pleasant and popular resort with a long...

See La Baule guide
Le Pouliguen

Le Pouliguen

Seaside resort at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

If you visit the beach resort of Le Pouligueun be...

See Le Pouliguen guide


at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Loire-Atlantique department

The resort at Batz-sur-Mer is much quiter and smaller than...

See Batz-sur-Mer guide

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

Map of places to visit near La Gueriniere


Markets in and near La Gueriniere

Market days in La Gueriniere: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • La Gueriniere: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Barbatre: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Noirmoutier: market Tuesday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (5km)
  • La Barre-de-Monts: market Saturday (13km)
  • Beauvoir-sur-Mer: market Thursday (15km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts: market Sunday (17km)
  • Prefailles: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Pornic: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • La Bernerie-en-Retz: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)

More information about La Gueriniere, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near La Gueriniere, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (18km)
  • Fort de Pierre-Levée (29km)
  • Port-Joinville (29km)
  • Phare de l'île d'Yeu (30km)
  • Aérodrome de L'Île-d'Yeu (31km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (31km)
  • Phare de la Pointe des Corbeaux (31km)
  • Vieux-château de l'Île d'Yeu (32km)
  • Loire Estuaire (37km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Planète sauvage (parc) (39km)

Geography and distances

La Gueriniere is in the west of France at 70 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: La Gueriniere is 400 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Gueriniere

Canton: Noirmoutier-en-l'Île

Arrondissement: Sables-d'Olonne

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85680

Distance to La Gueriniere

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 400 km

from Calais: 533 km

from Nice: 826 km

from Bordeaux: 269 km

from Strasbourg: 766 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 Gueriniere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbatre and Noirmoutier.

This page in French: Visiter La Gueriniere

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