L'Arche du Pays de Retz educational farm

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Explore, learn and marvel at the Arche du Pays de Retz educational farm in Sainte-Pazanne!
L'Arche du Pays de Retz, an educational farm where learning and passion go hand in hand, is nestled in the heart of a dairy farm between Nantes and Pornic. The GAEC des Cariolets has decided to open its doors for you to discover the day-to-day aspects of their profession.

In a fun, family-friendly atmosphere, come and explore the heart of the farming profession. With majestic cows, curious goats, mischievous rabbits and even charming guinea pigs, animals will hold no secrets for you.

On the programme for the ‘If I were a farmer’ guided tour:
  • fetch the cows from the field and feel the earth beneath your feet  
  • feed the rabbits and guinea pigs, their greedy little snouts awaiting you 
  • discover milking the cows, an essential part of farm life 
  • look after the goats and sheep, bonding with these gentle, inquisitive creatures 
  • bottle-feeding the calves, a touching and authentic experience 

And that's not all! Depending on the season, themed visits await you, whether for Halloween, Easter or other special occasions.

 Tour schedule:
guided tour ‘If I were a farmer’ Monday to Friday, 3pm to 5pm, by prior arrangement, €6 per child / €8 per adult.
themed tours from Monday to Friday, 3pm to 5pm, during school holidays only, booking required, prices vary according to theme.
Sensory tour for 0-3 year olds, Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 11.30am, for 0-3 year olds, by prior arrangement, €5 per child / €2 per adult.
Group visits (schools, leisure centres, EHPAD, IME, etc.) by prior arrangement, prices on quotation.

Let yourself be carried away by the magic of the farm, learn, share and leave with unforgettable memories.

 Practical information 
  • booking required by phone or e-mail
  • payment on site in cash or by cheque

L'Arche du Pays de Retz is looking forward to welcoming you to share its love of animals, nature and the farming profession. Come and enjoy a unique and enriching experience!

The Arche du Pays de Retz educational farm is one of the many Sainte-Pazanne activities presented by the Destination Pornic Tourist Office.
Opening day(s)

From Monday 04 March to Friday 01 November 2024

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

15:00 to 17:00

Information
  • TYPE OF PRODUCT :
    • Milk
    • Meat
  • VISITS :
    • Individual visits on reservation
    • Individual guided tours
    • Guided tours for groups
    • Group visits on reservation
    • Average duration of visit 1:30-2:00
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE VISIT :
    • Guided tour not available in foreign language
  • GROUPS WELCOME :
    • Groups accepted
    • Minimum number of persons 3
    • Maximum number of persons 25
  • PETS :
    • Pets not allowed
Equipment/services
  • FACILITIES AND SERVICES :
    • Sales on-site
Comfort
  • ECORESPONSIBILITY :
    • local and seasonal products

Tarifs

FaresCategoryMinMax
01/01/2024 - 31/12/2024
Guided tour ?If I were a farmer?.Enfant6.00€
Guided tour ?If I were a farmer?.Adulte8.00€
Sensory tour 0-3 yearsEnfant de 0 à 3 ans inclus5.00€
Sensory tour 0-3 yearsAdulte2.00€
  • MEANS OF PAYMENT :
    • Cash in Euros
    • Bank and post cheques

Map

Map

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Ferme pédagogique L'Arche du Pays de Retz
6 bis La Boutinière
44680
STE PAZANNE
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.06198
Longitude : -1.85575
  • Geographical zone :
    • Sainte Pazanne
  • Distance from the center (church ) :
    • 25 km. from the center of Pornic
    • 18 km. from the center of La Bernerie
    • 14 km. from the center of Les Moutiers
    • 11 km du centre de Bourgneuf
  • Distance from the train station :
    • 7 km. from the train station of Sainte-Pazanne
Contact details
L'Arche du Pays de Retz educational farm
6 bis La Boutinière
44680
STE PAZANNE
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Phone : +33 6 47 55 01 14
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