Sauvagnac travel guide
Visit Sauvagnac: Highlights and Tourist Information
Location: Sauvagnac is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 39 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Sauvagnac is 369 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Rochechouart at 16 km from Sauvagnac
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What to do? Selected places to visit and attractions close by
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sauvagnac. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
Holidays and travel
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
Markets near Sauvagnac
- Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (14km)
- La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
- Saint-Junien: market Saturday (25km)
- Chalus: market Friday (28km)
- Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (34km)
- Mareuil: market Tuesday (36km)
- Angouleme: market every day except Monday (40km)
- Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (42km)
- Thiviers: market Saturday (42km)
- Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (47km)
Map of places to visit near Sauvagnac and location information
Tourist attractions to visit
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sauvagnac and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Chateau de Puyguilhem (38km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Nontron (24km)
Regional Natural Parcs Perigord-Limousin (20km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (25km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (29km); Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (31km); Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (38km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (39km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (40km); Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (40km); Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (43km); Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (46km); Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (47km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin de Liliane (24km); Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (43km)
Sites of natural beauty Grotte de Montgaudier (16km); Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (17km); Site Corot (25km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (41km)
Distance to Sauvagnac
from Angouleme (local prefecture): 39 km
from Paris: 369 km
from Calais: 585 km
from Nice: 570 km
from Bordeaux: 139 km
from Strasbourg: 622 km
Charente 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 Sauvagnac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sauvagnac