The waves of Hawaii, Australia, Portugal or Indonesia may be the most famous in the world, but the rollers of the Vendée and the Charente Maritime coasts leave nothing to be desired. Barbatre, Bud Bud, La Sauzaie, La Mine, Les Grenettes – so many wild coastlines and renowned surfing channels. There is something for every taste and every level of expertise from Noirmoutier to Oléron. So why not choose a long week of surfing à la française!
Where to sleep : at the hotelF1 in Saint-Herblain et Angoulins-sur-Mer.
• Going to the Noirmoutier island by walking or cycling in the famous passage of Gois, a submersible road of 4km that appears only during the low tide.
• Depending on municipal law of the vendéen coastline, it might be possible to make a campfire. Two rocks, some logs, a guitar and grilled fish. The tips to make everybody joyful.