Hellfest Open Air is a huge rock, metal and punk festival in the Pays de la Loire region of western France.
Almost unrivalled in scale, last year the festival attracted more than 350000 fans with a lineup that was absolutely packed with icons of the scene.
From heavy metal pioneers to the new breed of rock superstars – whether that's black metal, hardcore or stoner rock – the festival is an extensive and vibrant celebration of the global scene.
Just outside the city centre, Clisson is still hosting Hellfest more than a decade on from the first edition.
Nantes-Atlantique is the nearest airport to Clisson, and is just under an hour away.
TO AND FROM CLISSON: Shuttle buses operate to and from Clisson..
FROM THE AIRPORT: TAN Nantes Transit buses depart form the airport to Nantes city centre every 10 minutes. The journey takes about 20 minutes.
FROM NANTES: From the SNCF station, trains leave every hour to Clisson. The journey is, again, about 20 minutes.
No, but those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.