Marine Bike Ramble

Easy and accessible to children

5 days / 4 nights

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My stay

With « La Randonnée Marine » or Marine Bike Ramble ,  you will wander the vendéen seaboard and its several treasures by bike.Discover the multiple facets of the vendéenne coast through this tour, turn to the sea, the beaches, the forest ans the « Marais Breton Vendéen ».


  • 4 nights’ accommodation in a 2-star or 3-star hotel with half-board *excluding drinks (accommoda-tion in a two-person bedroom, shower/bath and toilet)
  • Taxi transfer to reach the dock from the hotel for the excursion on Ile d’Yeu (both ways)
  • Boat cruise to l’île d’Yeu
  • Cycle hire (1 day) on l’île d’Yeu
  • Luggage transfer during the day
  • Equipped cycle hire for the 5 days with helmet according to the booking
  • 1 travel folder (itineraries in French or English / colour maps)
  • Tourist documentation
  • Local Tourist tax

NB: the personal bikes transfer by the sea is impossible, so the bike rental at île d’Yeu remains inclusive.


  • Lunches
  • Drinks
  • Tickets to attractions, tours of attractions, tasting
  • Optional insurances (Cancellation Insurance OR Multirisk Insurance)
  • Single room supplement


Highlights cycling :

  • Seashore, picturesque harbours, oyster farming ports, the Yeu Island,  ideal for cycling, the numerous marshes.

The nature of the land:

  • The terrain is flat, few tarred road, well-marked bicycle paths, country roads, well-constructed paths.


  • 2-star hotel or 3-star hotel.


  • Possibility to come with train. From Paris : Montparnasse train station > Nantes train station >Saint-Jean-de-Monts train station (start of this cycle tour).

Price list :

March to October (hotel **)
Prices per person Off season July and August
Adult 402€ 455€
Child 259€ 274€
Bike rental adult/ child 32€/24€ 32€/24€


March to October (hotel ***)
Prices per personn
Off season
July and August
Adult 439€ 485€
Child 279€ 299€
Bike rental adult/ child 32€/24€ 32€/24€

Circuit bike

Day 1 –  Saint-Jean-de-Monts

Enjoy the large beach, the living city center and the permanent sea spectacle.

  • Arrival at the hotel during the afternoon.
  • Collect the bikes from the rental company.
  • Dinner and board at hotel.

Day 2 –  « Marais dans le Vent » / Loop of 25 Km (option: + 15km)

Discover the coast of the Pays de Monts, the forests, the dunes, the seaside villages.

Return by the marsh of Monts, area of water and lights.

  • Dinner and board at hotel.

Day 3 – « Ambiance Marine & Côte Sauvage » / Stage -17 km (option: +18km)

By the « Corniche Vendéenne de Sion » and the domanial forest of pines

You will discover Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, a living fishing port with charming neighborhoods, and an inescapable seaside resort, with its « Grande Plage ».

  • Dinner and board at hotel

Day 4 – “Escapade à l’île d’Yeu » / Loop 20-35 km

Maritime crossing ans discovering of the jewel of the vendéeene coast: Port Joinville and its lively quays, wild coast, fisherman villages ans colorful houses, nutural Harbour of « La Meule », « château sentinelle », sunken road… Iodic paths and change of scene assured !

  • Saint-Gilles-Croix-De-Vie : boarding for a sea crossing of 60 minutes.
  • L’île d’Yeu: the jewel of the Vendée coast.
  • Collect the bikes from the rental company. (IMPORTANT: A form of identity must be left as deposit).
    Circuit of the island.
  • Return crossing and arrival in «Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie ».
  • Transfer to the hotel by bus or taxi (20 minutes).
  • Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.

Day 5 – « Marais Doux, Marais Salés »/ Stage – St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie – St-Jean-de-Monts (25km) 

Ride through the pine forests, the marsh farms and the breeding areas

  • Possible visit to the « La Bourrine du « Bois Juquaud »: ,a house with reed-made roofs, where you can discover the life and traditions of the ancient marsh inhabitants.
  • Return to Saint-Jean-De-Monts.



Booking contract

Reservation of your stay

  • Date stays

  • Number of participants

  • After reception of your demand we will contact you to finalize the reservation
  • Ce champ n’est utilisé qu’à des fins de validation et devrait rester inchangé.