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Tiffauges
Church and chateau of Tiffauges
Church and chateau of Tiffauges
Coat of arms of Tiffauges
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Vendée
Arrondissement La Roche-sur-Yon
Canton Mortagne-sur-Sèvre
Intercommunality Canton de Mortagne-sur-Sèvre
Area1 9.92 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Population (2006) 1,502
 • Density 151.41/km2 (392.2/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
INSEE/Postal code 85293 /85130
Elevation 42–113 m (138–371 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Tiffauges is a commune. It is found in the Pays de la Loire region in the Vendée department in the west of France. Gilles de Rais had his castle here.

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