The Vendée bocage is the ideal destination for family holidays in Vendée with the famous Puy du Fou® and its historical shows during the day and at nightfall.

The ideal destination to go on holiday with the children? Yes, it is the Vendée! And more precisely the Bocage Vendéen! A destination full of activities for young and old, in the heart of green nature, it is the ideal place to spend a good holiday!

Organize a family stay around Puy du Fou®

You are coming on a family vacation to Puy du Fou®? Have you booked your tickets for 2 days and want to extend your adventure? Visitor sites and leisure activities in the Vendée bocage offer many activities for family fun: animated castles, leisure activities outdoors for young and old…

Join the “Club of the Intrepid” and participate in the adventures and treasure hunts offered by the sites. Come and help Noé, Emma, ​​Léo and Filou to solve the puzzles, unearth treasures and live experiences over the visit sites. Along for the adventure ! At the start of each visit, make it clear that you are intrepid! A badge will then be given to you to allow you to live your adventures: a nice collection of badges is to be compiled!

The Intrepid Club

Le Intrepid Club, it's the network of tourist sites and leisure activities in the Vendée bocage, which offer family adventures! Travel with your tribe through different eras and different cultures. About twenty sites offer you unique family experiences to discover the heritage, history, environment and culture of Vendée in a fun way.

The activities of the Club des Intrépides are really ideal for the little ones! Traveling with teenagers? We also have plenty of activities to offer them, so that the whole family can enjoy their holidays in Vendée!

Discover the tourist sites of the Bocage, partners of the Club des Intrépides

  • Outdoor tourist sites: TEPACAP Vendée (tree climbing), La Maison de la Rivière, Labyrinth in the Vendée Valley, La Cité des Oiseaux, Au Fil de la Boulogne, Aquapark de Touchegray. 
  • The tourist sites of the Middle Ages: The Château de Tiffauges, The Château de Saint Mesmin, The Priory of Grammont, The Château de Sigournais, Montaigu 1000 years of history. 
  • Tourist sites from the Renaissance to the Vendée War: The Logis de la Chabotterie, the Refuge de Grasla, the Château des Essarts. 
  • Tourist sites from the Enlightenment to the present day: The Vendée Railway, The Manor of Sciences, The Soapery of the Hills, Escape If You Can, Music-Hall the Beautiful Entrance, Espace Gaston Chaissac, LUDyLAB, The Museum of Eat Pebbles, the escape Game Keep the Secret .

The essential to discover the tourist sites in Vendée with your family: the Tourist Pass

With your pass, get discounts on entry tickets to Club des Intrépides partner sites.

  • How? After paying for your first ticket at full price, in one of the 23 Vendée Bocage partner sites, the tourist card becomes your pass and gives you access to all the partner sites at a reduced price!
  • Conditions ? Buy an ADULT entry to one of the sites, children are not concerned, their entry to the sites is paid for at the child rate, the Tourist Pass is valid for 2 adults.

Find accommodation for a family vacation

Holiday rentals for a successful family stay

The bocage vendéen will be your base camp for your stay in Vendée. From here, you will be 1 hour from the sea (the Atlantic Ocean and its beautiful sandy beaches), 1 hour from Nantes (the vineyards of Nantes, the Machines de l'Ile), next to Puy du Fou® and Cinéscénie and you can enjoy many activities and cultural sites. Vacation rentals offer on-site activities: swimming pool, playground, loan of bikes, board games... The cottages can accommodate 12, 15 people and thus allow family reunions.


For several years, campsites have been offering a range of services ever closer to customers: library, loan of games, entertainment area, piscine couverte heated, zipline… The accommodations are comfortable and allow you to think of yourself as Robinson with unusual accommodation: coco-lodge, cabin with a view, in the middle of a meadow or even near a lake. The new models of campsites respond to a need for nature and back to basics while providing comfort for the whole family.

Family guest rooms around Puy du Fou®

You stay 2 nights and you want to share a bit of local life, meet the people of Vendée and their hospitality? Choose the guest room. In the grove, they are qualified by the Tourist Offices to guarantee you maximum comfort. You can have a family room, up to 5 beds or a family suite, 2 communicating rooms with a bathroom for the whole family. Breakfast will be served by the host in a common room, an opportunity to share a good time.

Welcome to our home in Vendée!


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