Rue de la vertonne (D38)
85340 L'ILE D'OLONNE
02 51 33 12 97
The site commands a breathtaking panoramic view across the Olonne marshes. With more than 180 species of birds spotted by our observatory, the marshes are one of the richest wetlands in the Vendée in terms of migratory birds. Must-sees: avocets, shelducks, egrets, birds of prey… On site: guided tour, binoculars, naturalist shop.
Guides in attendance with equipment (spyglasses) from 10 am to 5 pm : from 19th to 21th April, from 28th to 29th April, from 11st to 12th May, from 24th to 30th June. In July and August from 9.30 am to 6 pm. 3,50€/adult, 2€/7-17 years,9,50€/Pass Card. The ADEV proposes Nature Excursions (in French) in the Pays d’Olonne region (flora, insects, …) : 6€/adult, 3,50€/6-14 years. Booking compulsory at the tourist offices.
Du 28/04/2019 au 29/04/2019The Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday. from 10h00 at 17h00.
Du 11/05/2019 au 12/05/2019The Thursday, Friday, Saturday. from 10h00 at 17h00.
Du 24/06/2019 au 30/06/2019Everyday. from 10h00 at 17h00.
Du 01/07/2019 au 31/08/2019Everyday. from 09h30 at 18h00.
- English spoken
- Car park
- animal allowed
Type of payment
Landmark tourist map
- Letter + number : I7