Sauvignac travel guide
Visit Sauvignac: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 20 km from Sauvignac
Location: Sauvignac is situated in the Charente department (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 48 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Sauvignac is 440 km from Paris and 649 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Sauvignac: these include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 20 km and Barbezieux at 25 km. Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is a listed most beautiful village at 20 km and Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) is a listed religious monument at 31 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Sauvignac, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sauvignac
Note that all distances from Sauvignac shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Sauvignac holidays and travel
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Markets near Sauvignac
- Chalais: market every Monday (10km)
- Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market every Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
- Coutras: market every Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
- Montendre: market every Thursday (26km)
- Cavignac: market every Thursday (30km)
- Riberac: market every Tuesday & Friday (33km)
- Montpon-Menesterol: market every Wednesday (34km)
- Jonzac: market every Tuesday & Saturday (35km)
- La Couronne: market every Saturday (41km)
- Mussidan: market every Saturday (43km)
- Ambares-et-Lagrave: market every Friday & (49km)
- Pons: market every Wednesday and Saturday (51km)
- Bassens: market every Sunday (52km)
Tourist attractions nearby
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sauvignac and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Sauvignac map below.
Heritage Site Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (51km)
Most Beautiful Village Aubeterre-sur-Dronne (20km)
National Monument Cave Pair-non-Pair (41km)
Recommended Detour Jonzac (35km)
Religious Monument Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (31km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (32km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (32km); Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (33km); Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (38km); Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (38km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (42km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (45km)
Remarkable Garden Jardin du Chaigne (33km); Logis de Forge (37km); Jardin du Fond de l’or (39km); Jardins du château de Vayres (44km)
Map of places to visit near Sauvignac & Location Information
Distance to Sauvignac
from Angouleme (local prefecture): 48 km
from Paris: 440 km
from Calais: 649 km
from Nice: 608 km
from Bordeaux: 61 km
from Strasbourg: 700 km
* distances are direct not by road!
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 Sauvignac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sauvignac