What to do on holiday near Nantes?
Between heritage and leisure activities, Nantes and its surroundings reserve you beautiful discoveries!
Going away for a weekend or a family holiday is a privileged moment that allows you to enjoy your loved ones. But it is sometimes difficult to satisfy everyone! That's why we offer you a selection of the best sites capable of satisfying both young and old around the metropolis of Nantes.
The city of Nantes is a destination that lends itself well to family stays, especially with its famous Machines de l'Île and its summer event dedicated to art, the Voyage à Nantes.
The Loire-Atlantique region, too, is rich in adventure and experiences to satisfy your whole family. We have concocted a list of tourist sites that will delight nature, animal and heritage lovers alike!
Discovering the cultural heritage of Loire-Atlantique with your family
- The castle of Clisson: discover this real medieval fortress on the banks of the Sèvre.
- The Domaine de la Garenne Lemot in Gétigné-Clisson: contemplate this Italian villa and its exceptional park on the banks of the Sèvre.
- The Musée des Marais Salants in Batz-sur-Mer: discover the history of Guérande salt in the heart of a 19th century salt-works.
- The Remparts de Guérande: walk along the parapet walk while contemplating the towers and the Saint-Michel gate overlooking the medieval town of Guérande.
The Loire-Atlantique, a destination rich in adventure
- L'Océarium du Croisic: dive to discover the seabed, admire the coral fish and sharks of Australia.
- The Boissière du Doré Zoo: meet tigers, rhinoceroses, gorillas and giant turtles. Extend the adventure and spend the night at the height of the giraffes.
- Escal'Atlantique: embark on a playful visit of the Saint-Nazaire submarine base.
- Planète Sauvage: get ready for this unique experience in the heart of an animal park and its 5 universes between the safari, the marine city, the bush path, the Inca trail and the jungle temple.
Book your room for your family stay in Loire-Atlantique
The Best Western Atlantys Hotel in Nantes Saint-Herblain will be delighted to welcome you during your stay in Loire-Atlantique. You will feel at home in our hotel and its comfortable rooms. Our breakfast buffet and its local products will allow you to continue discovering the region through its flavours.