Saulge tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saulge: highlights and tourist information

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Saulge is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 47 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Saulge is 297 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montmorillon at 6 km and Verneuil-Moustiers at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saulge, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saulge in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saulge

Markets in and near Saulge

  • 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)

More information about Saulge, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saulge, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saulge.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (43km)

Churches and 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

Towns of Art and history

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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Saulge): Montmorillon, Moulismes and Plaisance.

This page in French: Visitez Saulge