Scorbe-Clairvaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Scorbe-Clairvaux: highlights and tourist information

Scorbe-Clairvaux is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 26 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Scorbe-Clairvaux is 269 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Poitiers at 26 km and La Roche-Posay at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Scorbe-Clairvaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Plan your visit to Scorbe-Clairvaux

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Map of places to visit near Scorbe-Clairvaux

More information about Scorbe-Clairvaux & region

Markets in and near Scorbe-Clairvaux

Local markets

  • Naintre: market Sunday (7km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (10km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (15km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (26km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (27km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (28km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Scorbe-Clairvaux, 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 Scorbe-Clairvaux and wondering what to do next!

aquarium Aquarium de Loudun (34km)

Heritage sites Poitiers église Saint-Hilaire le Grand (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (27km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Crissay-sur-Manse (38km); Angles-sur-l'Anglin (38km); Candes-Saint-Martin (51km); Montsoreau (52km)

National Monuments Oiron Chateau (41km); Sanxay (48km); Fontevraud Abbey (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chauvigny (32km); Loudun (33km); Loches (55km); Montreuil-Bellay (56km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (32km); Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (34km); Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (36km); Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (42km); Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (43km); Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (44km); Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (45km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (47km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (50km); Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (51km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (55km)

Remarkable gardens Touffou (26km); Les jardins du château du Rivau (31km); Jardin du château de La Mothe (36km); Laverré (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Richelieu (23km); Chinon (42km)

Amusement park / theme park Futuroscope (16km)

Towns of Art and history Poitiers (26km); Montmorillon (55km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vivonne (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Scorbe-Clairvaux

Canton: Lencloître

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86140

Distance to Scorbe-Clairvaux

from Poitiers (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 269 km

from Calais: 472 km

from Nice: 638 km

from Bordeaux: 233 km

from Strasbourg: 583 km

Getting here

Scorbe-Clairvaux 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 Scorbe-Clairvaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 6 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Scorbe-Clairvaux): Colombiers, Naintre, Ouzilly, Saint-Genest-d'Ambiere, Sossais and Thure.

This page in French: Visitez Scorbe-Clairvaux