Tourism & Activities

Our château is located in the heart of the Pays d'Herbauges
which includes Bouaye, Brains, Saint Aignan de Grand Lieu and Saint-Léger les-Vignes.

These 4 towns are located close to Nantes and the Atlantic Ocean, in attractive countryside, close to the Jade coast and Emerald coast, and the lake ‘Lac de Grand Lieu’.

  • Restaurant les champs d'Avaux
  • Nantes and its historic city (château of the Dukes of Brittany, Cathedral ...)
    Museums Jules Verne and LU, Graslin Theatre, passage Pommeraie
    The Lake ‘Lac de Grand Lieu’ with its nature reserve (fauna and flora) and its bird observatory
    The Nantes vineyards and wine tourism
    Pays de Retz (the Retz region)
    Planète Sauvage safari park
    The canal of La Martinière and the Canal from Nantes to Brest
    The Couëron marshes
    The Erdre and Sevre rivers (walks, sailing, castles ...)
    Thalassotherapy centre in Pornic
    Golf clubs of Nantes Erdre and St. Jean de Monts
    The course "the Loire by bike" happening in Bouaye
    The opening in September of the « lake house » which was the former home Guerlain
  • The Atlantic Coast (Pornic, Saint-Brevin, Paimboeuf ...)
    The beaches of La Baule, Saint Jean de Monts, Les Sables d'Olonne ...
    Ports of La Turballe Croisic, Saint Gilles Croix-de-Vie ...
    La Grande Brière with salt marshes and the town of Guerande
    Forests of Gâvre and Mervent
    Zoo La Boissiere du Dore
    The islands of Île de Yeu and Noirmoutier
    The Puy du Fou theme park and the Vendée countryside