Souffrignac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Souffrignac: highlights and tourist information

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Souffrignac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 27 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Souffrignac is 389 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Marthon at 5 km and Nontron at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Souffrignac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Souffrignac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


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

Map of places to visit near Souffrignac

Markets in and near Souffrignac

  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (16km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (24km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (28km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (29km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (31km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (38km)

More information about Souffrignac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Souffrignac, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Souffrignac.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (25km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (27km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (36km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (38km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (40km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (30km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (41km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (31km)
  • Site Corot (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Souffrignac

Canton: Montbron

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16380

Distance to Souffrignac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 389 km

from Calais: 604 km

from Nice: 575 km

from Bordeaux: 119 km

from Strasbourg: 641 km

Getting here

Souffrignac is in the west of France. Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Souffrignac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Souffrignac): Eymouthiers, Feuillade, Mainzac, Marthon, Soudat, Teyjat and Varaignes.

This page in French: Visitez Souffrignac