La Roche sur Yon, France

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La Roche sur Yon is in the Pays-de-la-Loire region.
Previously in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire (Pays-de-la-Loire)

Map of Pays-de-la-Loire, France

La Roche sur Yon is in the (85) Vendée departement

La Roche sur Yon in Vendée

Map of La Roche sur Yon in the Vendée

About La Roche sur Yon

La Roche sur Yon is in the Vendée department of the Pays-de-la-Loire region

Strong hold for the people of the Vendee, in 1804 Napoleon decided to rebuild the town and pacify the people. The old centre has regular blocks and streets, which is most uncommon in France.

La Roche sur Yon is only 35 kms from the Atlantic coast.