Capital of the Candle
Its long sandy beaches have made this the most famous beach in the province of Vendee and the sailing capital of the area. Here you can enjoy great hot air balloon rides. Les Sables d'Olonne is also a docking port for more than 1,000 vessels. The town has strong arguments that would seduce anyone into visiting, such as: a huge expanse of white sand, pine forests around, areas where you can enjoy a massage and thalassotherapy techniques, a casino, and several golf courses. The promenade along the beach separates the city is very busy year round because Les Sables d'Olonne is one of the favorite destinations of the French for their holidays.