Puy-de-Serre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puy-de-Serre: highlights and tourist information

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Puy-de-Serre is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 58 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Puy-de-Serre is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vouvant at 8 km and Fontenay-le-Comte at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puy-de-Serre, 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 Puy-de-Serre 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 Puy-de-Serre

Markets in and near Puy-de-Serre

  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Benet: market Monday (22km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (31km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (33km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (34km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (36km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Puy-de-Serre, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Puy-de-Serre, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (8km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (16km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (26km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Bâtiment (26km)
  • La Guyonnière (33km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (36km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (32km)
  • Forêt de Benon (41km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (8km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puy-de-Serre

Canton: Saint-Hilaire-des-Loges

Arrondissement: Fontenay-le-Comte

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85240

Distance to Puy-de-Serre

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 522 km

from Nice: 699 km

from Bordeaux: 192 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

Puy-de-Serre 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 Puy-de-Serre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Faymoreau, Foussais-Payre, Le Busseau, Loge-Fougereuse, Marillet, Saint-Hilaire-de-Voust and Saint-Maurice-Des-Noues.

This page in French: Visiter Puy-de-Serre