Senille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Senille in Vienne



Visit Senille: highlights and tourist information

Senille is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 30 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Senille is 265 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roche-Posay at 15 km and Angles-sur-l'Anglin at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Senille, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Senille & region

Markets in and near Senille

Local markets

  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (7km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (11km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (21km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (22km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (23km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (30km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (31km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Senille, 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 Senille and wondering what to do next!

aquarium Aquarium de Loudun (48km)

Heritage sites Poitiers église Saint-Hilaire le Grand (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Angles-sur-l'Anglin (23km); Crissay-sur-Manse (43km); Montresor (61km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chauvigny (23km); Loches (47km); Loudun (48km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (23km); Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (30km); Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (33km); Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (37km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (44km); Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (47km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (53km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (62km)

Remarkable gardens Touffou (18km); Les jardins du château du Rivau (40km); Laverré (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Richelieu (34km); Chinon (52km)

Amusement park / theme park Futuroscope (22km)

Towns of Art and history Poitiers (30km); Montmorillon (44km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vivonne (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Senille

Canton: Châtellerault-Sud

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86100

Distance to Senille

from Poitiers (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 265 km

from Calais: 473 km

from Nice: 623 km

from Bordeaux: 235 km

from Strasbourg: 570 km

Getting here

Senille 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 Senille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Senille): Availles-en-Chatellerault, Cenon-sur-Vienne, Chatellerault, Chenevelles, Monthoiron and Saint-Sauveur.

This page in French: Visitez Senille