Salles-de-Barbezieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Salles-de-Barbezieux: highlights and tourist information

Salles-de-Barbezieux is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 32 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Salles-de-Barbezieux is 423 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Simon at 23 km and Mouthiers-sur-Boeme at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Salles-de-Barbezieux, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Markets in and near Salles-de-Barbezieux

Local markets

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (3km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (24km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (25km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (28km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (36km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (37km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Salles-de-Barbezieux, 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 Salles-de-Barbezieux and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km); Saintes basilique St Eutrope (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (51km); Blaye citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (55km); Cussac Fort Paté (Vauban fortifications) (57km); Fort Médoc (Vauban fortifications) (58km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Aubeterre-sur-Dronne (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Jonzac (24km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (20km); Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (20km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (21km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (24km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (25km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (26km); Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (28km); Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (28km); Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (29km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (30km); Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (31km); Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (43km); Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (44km); Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (51km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (52km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du Chaigne (11km); Logis de Forge (23km); Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (45km)

Sites of natural beauty Château de Richemont (Charente) (35km); Forêt de Pons (36km); Forêt de la Lande (39km)

Towns of Art and history Angouleme (33km); Saintes (51km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) La Rochefoucauld (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salles-de-Barbezieux

Canton: Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16300

Distance to Salles-de-Barbezieux

from Angouleme (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 423 km

from Calais: 629 km

from Nice: 617 km

from Bordeaux: 77 km

from Strasbourg: 691 km

Getting here

Salles-de-Barbezieux 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 Salles-de-Barbezieux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Salles-de-Barbezieux): Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire, Barret, Challignac, Condeon, Le Tatre, Montchaude, Reignac and Saint-Bonnet.

This page in French: Visitez Salles-de-Barbezieux