Mache tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mache in Vendee

Visit Mache: highlights and tourist information

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Mache is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 22 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Mache is 381 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bretignolles-sur-Mer at 19 km and Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mache, 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 Mache in Pays de la Loire.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Mache

Markets in and near Mache

  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (16km)
  • Challans: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Bretignolles-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Saint Gilles Croix de Vie: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (20km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Sables d'Olonne: market every day (29km)

More information about Mache, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Mache, France

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

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Machecoul (29km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (38km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (60km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts (29km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (31km)
  • Plan├Ęte sauvage (parc) (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mache

Canton: Palluau

Arrondissement: Sables-d'Olonne

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85190

Distance to Mache

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 381 km

from Calais: 533 km

from Nice: 778 km

from Bordeaux: 230 km

from Strasbourg: 734 km

Getting here

Mache 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 Mache from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aizenay, Apremont, La Chapelle-Palluau, Palluau and Saint-Paul-Mont-Penit.

This page in French: Visiter Mache