Have a great time with your family on Noirmoutier IslandSHARING WHILST HAVING FUN
Noirmoutier Island is bursting with hidden treasures which sea dogs young and old will enjoy discovering together. Let our activities suggestions inspire you.
SCRATCH AT THE FORESHORE TO SAMPLE THE JOYS OF DIGGING FOR SHELLFISH
Pull on your boots and get out your nets! Noirmoutier’s beaches are particularly great for shellfish digging. These are terrific experiences to share as a family, learning to observe and respect nature.
Fishing on foot with family - Joncheray
MAKE BELIEVE YOU’RE A FAMILY OF PIRATES AND CONQUER THE OCEAN
Whether you are a beginner or a sailing enthusiast, interested in excursions at sea or thrills, there is something for everyone on Noirmoutier Island: sailing, centreboarders, kitesurfing, land yachting, kayaking, paddleboarding, jet skis, scuba diving, open sea excursions and fishing, water skiing, and boat hires and sales, for activities on the water suitable for the whole family.
Family sea trip - O'Abandonado
MEANDER ALONG SIDE STREETS AND BECOME TWO-WHEELING EXPERTS
Explore Noirmoutier Island by bicycle to discover secret spots and enjoy unique, preserved scenery at your own pace, whilst having fun. Share a pleasant moment together thanks to this alternative mode of transport.
Family bike ride - Jean-Sébastien Evrard
ENJOY YOURSELF AS YOU LEARN ABOUT THE ISLAND’S HISTORY
You only need to be observant to understand and travel back in time, to meet the men and women who shaped the landscape and who continue to do so today, and to delve into the island’s history with its castle, church, museums, and more.
Château musée de Noirmoutier - Jean-Sébastien Evrard
ENTER A SANDCASTLE CONTEST AND SPLASH AROUND IN THE WAVES
Whether you prefer to relax on the beach, or dream of a cove or a long stretch of fine sandy beach, depending on the breeze blowing across Noirmoutier Island, there is always a little slice of sheltered paradise and a beach just waiting for you!
Family sand castle contest - Joncheray
EXPERIENCE UNIQUE MOMENTS OF FUN
Discover a whole range of family-friendly activities and leisure: original tours on a tourist train or the horse-drawn Hippobus, crazy golf, laser tag, an escape room, a water park, beach clubs, sport lessons, an aquarium, horse riding, and the list goes on. Enough to amuse young and old and to brighten your stay on Noirmoutier Island.
Have fun with your family on Noirmoutier Island - Joncheray
LEARN ALL ABOUT THE “WHITE GOLD” OF NOIRMOUTIER ISLAND
Salterns occupy a vast space in the middle of Noirmoutier Island. Their salt makers love to share this maze of salt pans and clay pools in astonishing colours. The salt makers offer tours of their own salterns from June to September.
Visit of a salt mash with family on Noirmoutier Island