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Peault tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peault: highlights and tourist information

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Peault is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 24 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Peault is 374 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lucon at 7 km and La Faute-sur-Mer at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peault, 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 Peault 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 Peault

Markets in and near Peault

  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Angles: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • La Faute-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • La Tranche-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (29km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (32km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (36km)

More information about Peault, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Peault, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (39km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (9km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (17km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (38km)
  • Forêt de Benon (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (36km)
  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (42km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peault

Canton: Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais

Arrondissement: Roche-sur-Yon

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85320

Distance to Peault

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 374 km

from Calais: 543 km

from Nice: 735 km

from Bordeaux: 192 km

from Strasbourg: 711 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bessay, Chasnais, Corpe, La Couture, Les Magnils-Reigniers, Lucon, Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais and Moutiers-sur-le-Lay.

This page in French: Visiter Peault

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