Coming from the mainland and just after crossing the Noirmoutier bridge or even the Gois passage, you will find this respectful old lady of an island! A day on it will give you a total change in scenery, you can enjoy beautiful bicycle rides on the dike, you will find a protected site classified as a “Regional Nature Reserve”, a meeting point of many scientists and nature lovers for its ornithological observations, for example 170 species of birds are visible on the Sebastopol polder!
You will enjoy the many and varied beaches dotted around the island. At the bend of a path you will see typical homely houses, bordered by small flowery alleys.
Also take advantage of the magnificent Le Bois de la Chaise wood to have a picnic, or even to discover its magnificent villas hidden amongst the trees …
The island of Noirmoutier is THE nature destination of the Vendée coast with an incredible diversity of landscapes: beaches, forests, marshes and dunes, all inhabited by a remarkable flora and fauna.
An absolute must, waiting to be discovered.