Location: Saix is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 67 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Saix is 259 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Montsoreau at 10 km from Saix
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Saix. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Saix and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
aquarium Aquarium de Loudun (15km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Montreuil-Bellay (11km); Loudun (15km)
Regional Natural Parcs Loire-Anjou-Touraine (13km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (6km); Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (10km); Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (28km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (28km); Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (29km); Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (30km); Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (36km)
Remarkable gardens Les jardins du château du Rivau (26km); Les jardins de la Chatonnière (38km); Parc de Lathan (40km); Les jardins du château de Villandry (45km)
Towns of Art and history Thouars (24km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Aubigne-sur-Layon (36km)
zoo or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (23km)
from Poitiers (local prefecture): 67 km
from Paris: 259 km
from Calais: 445 km
from Nice: 683 km
from Bordeaux: 259 km
from Strasbourg: 600 km
Vienne is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Saix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Saix