Salt marshes Les Marais Salants de La Vie

Les Marais Salants de La Vie (salt marshes): An alchemy of earth, water, sun, wind and man. Discover this "white gold" with an actual salt worker (saunier) guide.
Just next to Saint Jean de Monts, the town of Saint Hilaire de Riez offers a multitude of landscapes and unique heritage treasures, typical of the Marais Breton Vendéen region.
Amongst these gems, discover "Les Marais Salants de La Vie" a jewel in the crown of local history, where salt has been harvested since the 7th century.
Ticket office on site - Guided tours.

 

Address

Saline du Recoin
81 route du Sel
85270 ST HILAIRE DE RIEZ

Calculate the route

Practical information

Payments

Pricing

Price Category Price
Plein tarif Adult 5,50 €
Tarif réduit Children 6-18 3,50 €
Tarif réduit Children under 6 Free

Means of payment


Services

Comfort

  • Car park
  • Bike parking area
  • Drinking water outlet and toilets

Animaux

  • Kept on a lead

Facilities for young children (lending or renting)

  • Pushchair access

Accessibilité et équipements adaptés aux personnes en situation de handicap

  • Reception with disabled access
  • Toilets with disabled access
  • Activity with disabled access
  • Further information : uniquement par beau temps
  • Activité accessible avec accompagnement

Services

  • Welcome guide / Welcome booklet
  • Guided tours
  • Events with cultural themes : journées du patrimoine et journées du patrimoine de pays et des moulins

Things to buy

  • Shop
  • Direct sale
  • Sale of local products

Groups

  • Groups welcome
  • Minimum number of visitors : 20 personnes
  • Conditions : de mars à octobre sur réservation

Features

Languages spoken

Schemes

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Opening periods

  • From 01 June 2021 to 30 June 2021
    • Monday
    • Tuesday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Wednesday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Thursday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Friday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Saturday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Sunday 14:30 - 18:00
  • From 01 July 2021 to 31 August 2021
    • Monday 10:00 - 12:00 — 14:30 - 18:00
    • Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 — 14:30 - 18:00
    • Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 — 14:30 - 18:00
    • Thursday 10:00 - 12:00 — 14:30 - 18:00
    • Friday 10:00 - 12:00 — 14:30 - 18:00
    • Saturday
    • Sunday 14:30 - 18:00
  • From 01 September 2021 to 30 September 2021
    • Monday
    • Tuesday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Wednesday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Thursday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Friday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Saturday 14:30 - 18:00
    • Sunday 14:30 - 18:00

Contact

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