Vaire tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Brem-sur-Mer at 6 km from Vaire

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Vaire 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 Vaire in Pays de la Loire.

Popular places to visit nearby include Brem-sur-Mer at 6 km and Bretignolles-sur-Mer at 8 km.

Vaire, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Brem-sur-Mer

Brem-sur-Mer

at 6 km (direction west)

Brem-sur-Mer is a small resort with a long beach to the north of Les...

See Brem-sur-Mer guide
Bretignolles-sur-Mer

Bretignolles-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

Bretignolles-sur-Mer is one of the smallest Vendee resorts - still has a big beach...

See Bretignolles-sur-Mer guide
Chateau d\'Olonne

Chateau d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

Chateau d'Olonne is a very small resort, well placed for exploring the coast and...

See Chateau d'Olonne guide
Sables d\'Olonne

Sables d'Olonne

Seaside resort at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

The lively town of Sables-d'Olonne is our favourite resort on the Vendee coast...

See Sables d'Olonne guide
 
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Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie

Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie

at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

The port town of Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie is an attractive and traditional town, very lively in...

See Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie guide
Chateau de Talmont

Chateau de Talmont

Castle at 18 km (direction south-east)

The Chateau of Talmont is a ancient castle, now in ruins, in the Vendee...

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Talmont-Saint-Hilaire

Talmont-Saint-Hilaire

at 18 km (direction south-east)

The small town of Talmont-Saint-Hilaire is mainly known for the Chateau de Talmont, where...

See Talmont-Saint-Hilaire guide
Port Bourgenay

Port Bourgenay

at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

The small resort of Bourgenay has a port and a popular beach...

See Port Bourgenay guide
Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez

Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez

Seaside resort at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez is the beach resort next to Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie...

See Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez guide
Jard-sur-Mer

Jard-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Jard-sur-Mer guide
Saint-Vincent-sur-Jard

Saint-Vincent-sur-Jard

at 26 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Vincent-sur-Jard is a small resort in Vendee where you can visit the house and...

See Saint-Vincent-sur-Jard guide
La Roche-sur-Yon

La Roche-sur-Yon

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

La Roche-sur-Yon has an attractive town centre around the gardens of the Place Napoleon...

See La Roche-sur-Yon guide
Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits

Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits

at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

The village of Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits in Vendée has a large medieval market hall and a...

See Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits guide
Longeville-sur-Mer

Longeville-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Longeville-sur-Mer guide

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Markets in and near Vaire

  • Brem-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • La Mothe-Achard: market Friday (8km)
  • Bretignolles-sur-Mer: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Sables d'Olonne: market every day (12km)
  • Saint Gilles Croix de Vie: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (19km)
  • Jard-sur-Mer: market Monday (25km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Challans: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Monts: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Vaire, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Vaire, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Georges Clemenceau house (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Phare de la Pointe des Corbeaux (41km)
  • Marais de Machecoul (44km)
  • Fort de Pierre-Levée (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique des Sables-d'Olonne (13km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vaire is in the west of France at 27 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Vaire is 396 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaire

Canton: Sables-d'Olonne

Arrondissement: Sables-d'Olonne

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85150

Distance to Vaire

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 396 km

from Calais: 551 km

from Nice: 777 km

from Bordeaux: 217 km

from Strasbourg: 745 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 Vaire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brem-sur-Mer, La Chaize-Giraud, Landevieille, Saint-Julien-Des-Landes and Saint-Mathurin.

This page in French: Visiter Vaire