Nanclars tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nanclars in Charente

Visit Nanclars: highlights and tourist information

Nanclars is situated in the Charente, Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 22 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Nanclars is 371 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayers at 9 km and Tusson at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nanclars, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Nanclars in Nouvelle-Aquitaine. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Nanclars

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Markets in and near Nanclars

Local markets

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (18km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (22km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (34km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (35km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (37km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (41km)

More information about Nanclars, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions to visit near Nanclars, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Nanclars and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (37km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (52km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (6km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (21km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (22km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (24km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (26km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (26km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (27km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (30km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (31km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (34km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (34km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (36km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (38km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (40km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (41km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (42km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (45km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (47km) [Map]
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (47km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (15km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (21km) [Map]
  • Logis de Forge (33km) [Map]
  • Jardin du Chaigne (43km) [Map]
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (51km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (28km) [Map]
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (47km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (45km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nanclars

Canton: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16230

Distance to Nanclars

from Angouleme (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 371 km

from Calais: 580 km

from Nice: 605 km

from Bordeaux: 128 km

from Strasbourg: 645 km

Getting here

Nanclars is in the west of France. Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Nanclars from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Nanclars): Aussac-Vadalle, Cellettes, Coulgens, Fontclaireau, Mansle, Mouton, Puyreaux, Saint-Amant-de-Bonnieure, Saint-Angeau, Saint-Ciers-sur-Bonnieure, Saint-Front, Saint-Groux, Tourriers and Villejoubert.

This page in French: Visitez Nanclars