Salles-de-Villefagnan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Salles-de-Villefagnan in Charente

Visit Salles-de-Villefagnan: highlights and tourist information

Salles-de-Villefagnan is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 34 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Salles-de-Villefagnan is 362 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayers at 7 km and Tusson at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Salles-de-Villefagnan, 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-Villefagnan. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente

Markets in and near Salles-de-Villefagnan

Local markets

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (20km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (28km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (32km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (36km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Salles-de-Villefagnan & region

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (28km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (8km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (19km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (21km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (23km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (23km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (24km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (28km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (34km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (35km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (37km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (38km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (38km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (39km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (39km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (40km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (43km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (43km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (44km) [Map]
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (45km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (46km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (47km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (55km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (8km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (12km) [Map]
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (38km) [Map]
  • Logis de Forge (45km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (40km) [Map]
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (48km) [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) (33km) [Map]
  • Zoodyssée (48km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salles-de-Villefagnan

Canton: Villefagnan

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16700

Distance to Salles-de-Villefagnan

from Angouleme (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 569 km

from Nice: 614 km

from Bordeaux: 137 km

from Strasbourg: 642 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Salles-de-Villefagnan): Barro, Bayers, Charme, Courcome, Fontenille, Juille, Ligne, Lonnes, Moutonneau, Raix, Tuzie, Verteuil-sur-Charente and Villegats.

This page in French: Visitez Salles-de-Villefagnan