Soullans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Soullans in Vendee

Visit Soullans: highlights and tourist information

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Soullans is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region, in the west of France at 40 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Soullans is 392 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez at 8 km and Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Soullans, 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 Soullans 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 Soullans

Markets in and near Soullans

  • Challans: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint Gilles Croix de Vie: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Beauvoir-sur-Mer: market Thursday (17km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts: market Sunday (18km)
  • Bretignolles-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • La Barre-de-Monts: market Saturday (19km)
  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Machecoul: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Soullans, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Soullans, France

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

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais de Machecoul (23km)
  • Phare de la Pointe des Corbeaux (31km)
  • Fort de Pierre-Levée (35km)
  • Port-Joinville (35km)
  • Vieux-château de l'Île d'Yeu (37km)
  • Phare de l'île d'Yeu (37km)
  • Lac de Grand-Lieu (38km)
  • Aérodrome de L'Île-d'Yeu (38km)
  • Pointe Sainte-Gildas (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts (12km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Monts (18km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (36km)
  • Planète sauvage (parc) (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Soullans

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Monts

Arrondissement: Sables-d'Olonne

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85300

Distance to Soullans

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 392 km

from Calais: 538 km

from Nice: 795 km

from Bordeaux: 241 km

from Strasbourg: 749 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Challans, Commequiers and Notre-Dame-de-Riez.

This page in French: Visiter Soullans