Saint-Jean-de-Beugne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Jean-de-Beugne in Vendee

Photo is of Lucon at 9 km from Saint-Jean-de-Beugne

Visit Saint-Jean-de-Beugne: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Beugne is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Jean-de-Beugne in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lucon at 9 km and Luçon cathedral at 10 km.

Saint-Jean-de-Beugne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction south-west)

Lucon is a quiet Vendee town, usually visited for its imposing cathedral...

See Lucon guide
Luçon cathedral

Luçon cathedral

Cathedral at 10 km (direction south-west)

Luçon cathedral is a small cathedral with element in the roman, gothic,...

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at 22 km (direction east)

With some interesting 18th century townhouses to see, Fontenay-le-Comte is also home...

See Fontenay-le-Comte guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

Marans is a small town with a pretty section along the river...

See Marans guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction east)

The pleasant village of Vouvant still retains part of a medieval castle...

See Vouvant guide
La Faute-sur-Mer

La Faute-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction south-west)

Here at La Faute-sur-Mer you can explore the nature reserve and peninsula...

See La Faute-sur-Mer guide
Maillezais abbey

Maillezais abbey

Abbey at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

The ruins of the Maillezais abbey are on the edge of the...

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Seaside resort at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

At Longeville-sur-Mer you will enjoy the lively market in the town as...

See Longeville-sur-Mer guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

Highlights in Nieul-sur-l'Autise include the Abbey of Saint-Vincent and a traditional watermill...

See Nieul-sur-l'Autise guide
La Tranche-sur-Mer

La Tranche-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

La Tranche-sur-Mer is a small resort, but very pleasant and with an...

See La Tranche-sur-Mer guide


Seaside resort at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

Jard-sur-Mer is a very pleasant, if quite small, Vendee resort with a...

See Jard-sur-Mer guide
La Rochelle

La Rochelle

at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The historic town and monuments and the vibrant harbour area make La...

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La Rochelle aquarium

La Rochelle aquarium

at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The aquarium in La Rochelle features various parts, including a shark tank...

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La Rochelle harbour

La Rochelle harbour

at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The harbour area in La Rochelle is the liveliest part of the...

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Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Beugne

  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Angles: market Wednesday & Sunday (27km)
  • La Faute-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (30km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • La Tranche-sur-Mer: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Beugne, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (31km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (6km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (7km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (32km)
  • Forêt de Benon (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (26km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (43km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Jean-de-Beugne is in the west of France at 30 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Beugne is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Beugne

Canton: Sainte-Hermine

Arrondissement: Fontenay-le-Comte

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85210

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Beugne

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 538 km

from Nice: 726 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 701 km

Getting here

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-Jean-de-Beugne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bessay, Moutiers-sur-le-Lay, Nalliers, Saint-Aubin-la-Plaine, Sainte-Gemme-la-Plaine, Sainte-Hermine, Sainte-Pexine and Thire.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Beugne


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