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La Roche sur Yon, France
La Roche sur Yon can be found on the central western coast of France and is part of the Pays de la Loire region. This commune in the Vendée department is primarily known for its historic buildings and sites, many of which are remnants of the Napoleon era. ... Read more »
La Roche sur Yon Attractions
- Napoléon's Statue
- Saint-Louis Church in Napoléon Square
- Old La Roche sur Yon Palais de Justice
La Roche sur Yon Activities
- See the rich history of the area at the La Roche sur Yon Museum
- Be amazed by the stunning architecture of the Sacré-cœur Church
- Take a boat ride down the River Yon
La Roche sur Yon Climate
La Roche sur Yon enjoys a fairly mild climate, with a great deal of rainfall during the winter. The months of December to February are the coldest, with average highs reaching 10ºC and lows hitting 2ºC. The summer months reach highs of 26ºC and drop to 14ºC at night.
Getting There & Around
The Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Paris is about 400 km away by train or car. Alternatively, trains can be taken to Paris from the Gare de la Roche sur Yon railway station, which also has connections to many other regional destinations.
La Roche sur Yon is small enough to navigate on foot or bicycle, Many people choose to use hired or private car to reach more distant destinations.« Hide