Rosnay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rosnay in Vendee

Visit Rosnay: highlights and tourist information

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Rosnay is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 17 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Rosnay is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lucon at 14 km and Longeville-sur-Mer at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rosnay, 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 Rosnay 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 Rosnay

Markets in and near Rosnay

  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Angles: market Wednesday & Sunday (16km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • La Tranche-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • La Faute-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (25km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (27km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (28km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Sables d'Olonne: market every day (36km)

More information about Rosnay, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Rosnay, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de La Rochelle (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (13km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (23km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (45km)
  • Forêt de Benon (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (35km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (43km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rosnay

Canton: Mareuil-sur-Lay-Dissais

Arrondissement: Roche-sur-Yon

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85320

Distance to Rosnay

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 543 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 197 km

from Strasbourg: 716 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaille-sous-les-Ormeaux, Chateau-Guibert, La Couture, Le Champ-Saint-Pere and Le Tablier.

This page in French: Visiter Rosnay