Saint-Florent-Des-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Florent-Des-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Florent-Des-Bois is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 12 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Florent-Des-Bois is 372 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lucon at 19 km and Longeville-sur-Mer at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Florent-Des-Bois, 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 Saint-Florent-Des-Bois 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 Saint-Florent-Des-Bois

Markets in and near Saint-Florent-Des-Bois

  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Angles: market Wednesday & Sunday (22km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (26km)
  • La Tranche-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (28km)
  • La Faute-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Sables d'Olonne: market every day (37km)
  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)

More information about Saint-Florent-Des-Bois, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saint-Florent-Des-Bois, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Florent-Des-Bois.

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) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (14km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (50km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (59km)
  • Forêt de Benon (60km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (36km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (44km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Florent-Des-Bois

Canton: Roche-sur-Yon-Sud

Arrondissement: Roche-sur-Yon

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85310

Distance to Saint-Florent-Des-Bois

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 372 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 745 km

from Bordeaux: 204 km

from Strasbourg: 714 km

Getting here

Saint-Florent-Des-Bois 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 Saint-Florent-Des-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaille-sous-les-Ormeaux, Chateau-Guibert, Le Tablier and Thorigny.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Florent-Des-Bois