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Sillars tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Sillars in Vienne

Photo of Montmorillon at 8 km from Sillars

Visit Sillars: Highlights and Tourist Information

Sillars is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 38 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Sillars is 296 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montmorillon at 8 km and Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sillars, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Montmorillon
Montmorillon 8km
photo of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe
Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe 18km
photo of Chauvigny
Chauvigny 19km
photo of Nouaille-Maupertuis
Nouaille-Maupertuis 29km
photo of Verneuil-Moustiers
Verneuil-Moustiers 29km
photo of Angles-sur-l'Anglin
Angles-sur-l'Anglin 32km
photo of Le-Dorat
Le-Dorat 33km
photo of Poitiers
Poitiers 38km
photo of Bellac
Bellac 39km
photo of La Roche-Posay
La Roche-Posay 41km
photo of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens 41km
photo of Mortemart
Mortemart 44km
photo of Confolens
Confolens 46km
photo of Chatellerault
Chatellerault 48km
photo of Brenne Regional Natural Park
Brenne Regional Natural Park 51km
photo of Lac de Saint-Pardoux
Lac de Saint-Pardoux 56km

Map of places to visit near Sillars and location information

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More information about Sillars & region

Vienne (local department)

Poitou-Charentes (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Sillars

Local markets

  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (18km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (33km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (38km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (39km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (41km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (43km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (44km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (47km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (48km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Sillars, 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 Sillars and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Heritage sites Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe Abbey (37km); Poitiers église Saint-Hilaire le Grand (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Angles-sur-l'Anglin (32km)

National Monuments Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chauvigny (19km)

Regional Natural Parcs Brenne (46km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (8km); Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (9km); Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (18km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (19km); Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (24km); Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (28km); Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (29km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (30km); Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (41km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (46km); Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (47km); Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (48km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (49km); Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (61km)

Remarkable gardens Touffou (26km); Laverré (33km); Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (57km)

Sites of natural beauty Etangs de la Brenne (46km); Lac de Saint-Pardoux (59km)

Amusement park / theme park Futuroscope (41km)

Towns of Art and history Montmorillon (8km); Poitiers (38km); Confolens (46km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vivonne (39km); Bellac (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Vallée des singes (monkeys) (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sillars

Canton: Lussac-les-Châteaux

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86320

Distance to Sillars

from Poitiers (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 296 km

from Calais: 510 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 205 km

from Strasbourg: 577 km

Getting here

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

We have 1 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sillars): Lussac-les-Chateaux.

This page in French: Visitez Sillars

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