The Tourist Office of Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie offers the following themed tours:
> BACKSTAGE OF THE AUCTION / NEW
"Seafarers" a passion for life. Discovery activities related to traditional fishing trawlers, longliners and pot vessels. From Halle to tide the box of fish wholesaler, between tradition and modernity, a changing world ... tasting grilled sardines end of the visit.
> On Friday, April 22 / June 24 / July 8, 15, 22 and 29 / August 5, 12,19 and 26 / September 2
> Departure at 10 am / €7 fare from 12 years / limited to 20 people.
> THE MARINA IN THE HEART OF THE CITY / NEW
At the heart of our city marina pontoons spread like veins on the Life. On one platform to another, you will discover this beautiful equipment that includes no less than 1100 rings in heart of city. A "few miles" of the Vendée Globe is a must ride to dream to take off.
> Thursdays July 21 and 28 / August 11 and 25
> Departure at 2.30 pm / price: €5.50 from 12 / limited to 20 people.
> A NIGHT WALK, LEFT BANK / NEW
Between light and shadow, another way to discover the city. Walk in the footsteps of famous people who have left their talent our maritime city. The streets, walls ballast stones, highlighting .... An intimate walk for the walker for a night.
> Wednesday, June 22 / Tuesday, July 12 / August 2 and 16
> Departure at 8:30 p.m. / price €5.50 from 12 years.
> ARCHITECTURE SEASIDE
Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, the charm of a city in vocation maritime.Promenade along the waterfront, while following the channel, we drive along the Bay of Adon to the beach Boisvinet. History of sea bathing origins to today and looks beautiful villas built on the waterfront.
> Tuesdays May 24 / July 19 / August 9 and 30 / September 6
> Departure at 10 am / price €5.50 from 12 years.
> SHORE FISHING
The sea withdrew and promises a fabulous universe: shellfish, crustaceans, seaweed ... A fragile but rich in sights to discover in family environment. Awareness fauna and flora of the marine environment, a world of astonishing diversity will give your look.
> Tuesday, April 12 at 3:30 pm / Tuesday, April 19 at 10 am / Thursday, May 5 at 10 am /
Monday, July 4 at 10 am / Monday 11 July at 4 pm / Monday, July 18 at 10 am /
Tuesday, July 26 at 3:30 pm / Wednesday, August 3 at 10:30 am / Tuesday, 9
August 3 pm / Tuesday, August 16 at 9:30 am / Tuesday, August 23 at 2:30 pm
> Price €5.50 from 4 years.
> VISIT OF THE CHURCH SAINT-GILLES
Its architecture, stained glass windows, ... stones tell the story of this church from the ninth century to the present.
> Every Wednesday in July and August
> Departure at 10:30 am at the main entrance / free entry.
> PRESENTATION OF THE DUNE JAUNAY
Coastal presentation on the beach of Saint-Gilles: its history, the dangers and the characteristics of its interesting flora.
> Friday June 24 / July 22 / August 26 / September 16
> Participation fee € 4 pay locally.
> Departure at 9:30 am at the corner of Bilbao Street and the street RocheBonneau.