Saulge tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saulge: highlights and tourist information

Saulge is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 47 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Saulge is 297 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Verneuil-Moustiers at 20 km and Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saulge, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Saulge & region

Markets in and near Saulge

Local markets

  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (21km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (47km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (48km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (51km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (51km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (52km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (53km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saulge, 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 Saulge and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe Abbey (30km); Poitiers église Saint-Hilaire le Grand (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Angles-sur-l'Anglin (36km); Saint-Benoit-du-Sault (40km)

National Monuments Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chauvigny (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs Brenne (43km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (6km); Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (18km); Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (21km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (28km); Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (29km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (32km); Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (36km); Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (39km); Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (41km); Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (45km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (48km); Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (51km); Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (51km)

Remarkable gardens Touffou (35km); Laverré (42km)

Sites of natural beauty Etangs de la Brenne (43km); Lac de Saint-Pardoux (50km)

Amusement park / theme park Futuroscope (51km)

Towns of Art and history Montmorillon (6km); Confolens (43km); Poitiers (47km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Bellac (31km); Bessines-sur-Gartempe (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Vallée des singes (monkeys) (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saulge

Canton: Montmorillon

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86500

Distance to Saulge

from Poitiers (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 297 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 583 km

from Bordeaux: 205 km

from Strasbourg: 572 km

Getting here

Saulge 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 Saulge from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saulge): Montmorillon, Moulismes and Plaisance.

This page in French: Visitez Saulge