Things to do

Visit
France 

Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

See Atlantic Coast

Marvel at the stunning Loire River when the sun sets each evening from Nantes, visit the impressive Fontevraud Abbey or explore the chateau in Angers. Pack your car and sail to France with Brittany Ferries.
La Baule and Loire-Atlantique’s coastal resorts

Dubbed France’s most beautiful bay, the seductive sweeping curve of La Baule leaves a lasting impression on all visitors, while nearby Pornic is quaint and charming.
La Baule and Loire-Atlantique’s coastal resorts

Nantes, capital of Pays de la Loire

Imaginations have run wild with the Machines de L’Île – they must be seen to be believed – and the summertime ‘Voyage à Nantes’ trail weaves together all the other city must-sees.
Nantes, capital of Pays de la Loire

Islands: Yeu and Noirmoutier

Two stunning islands off the Vendée coast, with two different characters. Yeu is a haven for birdwatchers; Noirmoutier is a beach lover’s paradise.
Islands: Yeu and Noirmoutier

Les Sables-d’Olonne and Vendée’s coastal resorts

Sandy beaches and sailing galore… Les Sables is the start and finish point of the inimitable Vendée Globe race, and the marina is full of gleaming boats to admire
Les Sables-d’Olonne and Vendée’s coastal resorts

Angers

Vibrant Angers is a tangle of architecture, gardens and vineyards – but perhaps its most famous visual asset is the ancient tapestry secreted within the chateau.
Angers

Fontevraud

One of Europe’s greatest monastic sites, spectacular Fontevraud is an abbey-turned-cultural centre that champions exhibitions, regularly hosting artists in residence.
Fontevraud

Atlantic Coast