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Hike in Vendee department through Puys of Pouzauges country via Le Boupere, Saint-Michel-Mont-Mercure, Sevremont and Saint-Mesmin. Guest House, Bed and Breakfast, Hotel, Camping, Shelter, Inn, Shops.

Randonnée autour des Puys de Pouzauges (Vendée)


Long Hiking Trails / Long Distance Footpaths

Around Puys of Pouzauges (Vendee)


The Puys de Pouzauges are a set of granite hills located in the south of Vendée. The climate of Les Puys is temperate oceanic. Precipitation is abundant, with an annual average of 1,000 millimeters. Temperatures are mild, with an annual average of 12 degrees Celsius. In the Middle Ages, the Puys were an important place of defense. They were surrounded by fortifications, and many castles and fortresses were built on the Puys. In modern times, the Puys have been used for agriculture and livestock. The slopes of Puys were cultivated, and the summits were used for sheep breeding.

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Distance: 58km, Elevation maximum: 284m, Elevation minimum: 97m, Elevation gain uphill: 775m




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Nearby paths:
Around Vie and Yon (Vendee)
Around the Otter trail (Vendee)
Around Melusine (Vendee)
Around Pouzauges Strongholds (Vendee)
Around Sevre and Maine Hills (Vendee)
Around Sevre and Maine Bocage (Loire-Atlantique, Vendee)
Around Sevre and Maine vineyards (Loire-Atlantique, Vendee)
Around Marches de Gatine (Deux-Sevres, Vienne)
GR®364 From Poitou to Ocean


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L'Etoile Guest-House

Old romantic Hotel, L'Etoile Guest-House is a mountain retreat in the South of France. With a beautiful park along the Allier River, L'Etoile Guesthouse is located in La Bastide-Puylaurent between Lozere, Ardeche and Cevennes. Many hiking trails like GR®7, GR®70 Stevenson trail, GR®72, GR®700 Regordane way, Cevenol, GR®470 Allier River Springs and Gorges, Margeride, Ardechoise. Many hiking loops. The right place to relax.

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