Located in the south part of the Côte de Jade, so named for the colour of its water, at the very fringe of the Pays de Retz, just in front of the Isle of Noirmoutier, Préfailles is a tiny sea resort at any moment of the year and even in summer it remains a peaceful and quiet place.

The Pointe St Gildas semaphore

The Pointe St Gildas semaphore is a tourist site of a wealth historical maritime and military heritage.

Le Grand Bazar

Right in the middle of the main street, you can’t miss it. There you will discover the superb collection of 20th century kites.

The Chapel

Overlooking the Grand Plage, it was built in 1852 and then dotted with two other chapels on each side.