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.

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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.

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Vienne

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! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

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