Savigny-sous-Faye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savigny-sous-Faye: highlights and tourist information

Savigny-sous-Faye is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 32 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Savigny-sous-Faye is 269 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 23 km and Chateau du Rivau at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Savigny-sous-Faye, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Markets in and near Savigny-sous-Faye

Local markets

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (16km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (19km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (21km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (22km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (27km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (29km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (32km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Savigny-sous-Faye, 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 Savigny-sous-Faye and wondering what to do next!

aquarium Aquarium de Loudun (22km)

Heritage sites Poitiers église Saint-Hilaire le Grand (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Crissay-sur-Manse (35km); Candes-Saint-Martin (41km); Montsoreau (42km)

National Monuments Oiron Chateau (29km); Fontevraud Abbey (39km); Chateau d'Azay-le-Rideau (45km); Sanxay (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Loudun (22km); Chauvigny (43km); Montreuil-Bellay (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs Loire-Anjou-Touraine (45km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (26km); Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (32km); Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (33km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (39km); Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (41km); Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (41km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (43km); Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (56km)

Remarkable gardens Les jardins du château du Rivau (24km); Jardin du château de La Mothe (32km); Touffou (36km); Les jardins de la Chatonnière (46km); La Guyonnière (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Richelieu (16km); Chinon (34km); Chatillon-sur-Thouet (47km); Saumur (51km)

Amusement park / theme park Futuroscope (23km)

Towns of Art and history Poitiers (32km); Thouars (40km); Parthenay (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savigny-sous-Faye

Canton: Lencloître

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86140

Distance to Savigny-sous-Faye

from Poitiers (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 269 km

from Calais: 468 km

from Nice: 650 km

from Bordeaux: 236 km

from Strasbourg: 590 km

Getting here

Savigny-sous-Faye 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 Savigny-sous-Faye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Savigny-sous-Faye): Berthegon, Cernay, Doussay, Monts-sur-Guesnes, Orches, Saires and Serigny.

This page in French: Visitez Savigny-sous-Faye