Saligny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saligny in Vendee

Visit Saligny: highlights and tourist information

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Saligny is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 15 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Saligny is 362 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clisson at 33 km and Bretignolles-sur-Mer at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saligny, 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 Saligny 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 Saligny

Markets in and near Saligny

  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (15km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (28km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (33km)
  • Challans: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Bretignolles-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)
  • Saint Gilles Croix de Vie: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (41km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (41km)

More information about Saligny, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Saligny, France

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

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Chaligny (35km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Machecoul (37km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (38km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (39km)
  • Planète sauvage (parc) (43km)
  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saligny

Canton: Poiré-sur-Vie

Arrondissement: Roche-sur-Yon

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85170

Distance to Saligny

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 519 km

from Nice: 762 km

from Bordeaux: 228 km

from Strasbourg: 714 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belleville-sur-Vie, La Copechagniere, Les Lucs-sur-Boulogne and Saint-Denis-la-Chevasse.

This page in French: Visiter Saligny