Notre Dame de Monts
Only 4km from Camping La Prairie, Notre Dame de Monts is a seaside village that has found its balance between tourist development and environmental protection. You can find many activities for the whole family.
In couple, with friends, family or group, you can enjoy the 10km of beach by practicing sand yachting, longe-côte, kite, traction wing....
For people with reduced mobility, you can also try the handi sand yacht.
The Nautical Base of Notre Dame de Monts welcomes you all year round from 9am to 12.30pm and from 2pm to 6pm.
Fishermen will enjoy it, by line or on foot, clams, pine nuts, shrimps... a feast for dinner!
Cycling or walking, many walks await you, between sea, dune, forest and marshes! Ask the tourist office of Notre Dame de Monts for more information!
Yawl ride: a small light boat with a flat bottom, the yawl was used by the inhabitants of the marsh to move around. While walking through the marsh, try out this atypical boat too!
Museums - Local heritage:
Many activities to discover all the richness of the territory of Notre Dame de Monts!
The Daviaud Ecomuseum: on this site come and discover the traditional habitat of the Vendée marsh, the profession of saunier, local animals, etc.
The Kulmino: an active water tower, you will enjoy a panoramic view of 4 different landscapes at more than 70m above the sea, a permanent and interactive exhibition on water will delight young and old alike!
Biotopia: place of welcome and information, explore the dune environment and the forest by guided walks in the dune and the national forest, discovery tours with GPS (formerly Maison de la Dune et la Forêt)
The Jardin du Vent, on the other hand, offers an artistic, amusing and instructive walk.
The Charles Milcendeau Museum: in the heart of Charles Milcendeau's former estate, explore the works of this Vendée painter.