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Animal parks near Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie

Domaine de la Michelière, a 4 star campsite near the ocean in Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, offers you a selection of visits close to animals. The Vendée coast has many animal parks that you can visit during your vacation in the Vendée. Are you ready to discover them?

The Dino's park in Saint-Hilaire de Riez

Ten minutes. That's how long it will take you to reach this family theme park, unique in the Vendée! Tremble in front of the dinosaurs of prehistory. Life-size beasts, animated dinosaur scenes, a 4D cinema with dynamic virtual reality, let yourself be surprised by this instructive and educational tour.

Dino's Park - 63 avenue de la Faye - 85270 Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez Opening May 22, 2022

The Zoo of Sables-d'Olonne

About 30 kilometers from your campsite in Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, with your backpack ready to take you on a long journey through this beautiful zoological park, treat yourself to a nature break at the Zoo des Sables. Lions, giraffes, panthers, monkeys, red pandas, pumas, parrots with long colored tails, more than 500 exotic animals are waiting for you. In this preserved environment, a stone's throw from the beaches, find yourself immersed with a multitude of birds from Oceania. One of the most beautiful visits to make on the Atlantic coast!

Zoo des Sables - Route du Tour de France - 85100 Les Sables-d'Olonne Open every day and even during the Christmas vacations!

The Aquarium of Vendée in Talmont-Saint-Hilaire

Discover more than 500 animal species in the Aquarium de Vendée, located about 40 km from your campsite Le Domaine de la Michelière. Through three spaces, come and take a tour of the world of the oceans and their occupants. From Sables d'Olonne to the Great Barrier Reef, admire the richness and diversity of the ocean floor. This visit, to be done alone, with friends or family, is also an opportunity to become aware of the fragility of the oceans and the importance of preserving this environment... A little surprise: a tactile pool offers children the possibility to stroke fish!

Aquarium de Vendée - Avenue de la Mine - 85440 Talmont-Saint-Hilaire Open every day and even during the Christmas vacations!

The Relais des ânes in Commequiers

Reputed for its rather "stubborn" character, the donkey is nevertheless easy to adopt and therefore rather "friendly". But no matter what his character is, these little creatures will make children and parents happy in this animal park near Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie. Donkey rides, games, diploma of the little donkeyman, bouncy castles, wheelbarrow races, mechanical bull, electric quad, you will not be bored for a second. Sensations, emotions, and smiles guaranteed!

Le Relais des ânes - Le Villeneuve - 85220 Commequiers Opening from spring 2022

The fallow deer meadow at the campsite

Unique in the Vendée: don't forget to visit the fallow deer in their meadow, which is accessible directly from our campsite and which will be a sensation with families and especially with children.