Location: Surin is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 56 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Surin is 343 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Nanteuil-en-Vallee at 9 km from Surin
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Surin. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Surin and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
National Monuments Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (8km)
Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (4km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (5km); Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (8km); Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (10km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (11km); Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (14km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (19km); Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (25km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (30km); Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (32km); Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (33km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (44km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (54km)
Remarkable gardens Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (9km); Jardin monastique médiéval (28km); Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (43km)
Towns of Art and history Confolens (24km); Montmorillon (54km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vivonne (40km)
zoo or wildlife park Vallée des singes (monkeys) (19km)
from Poitiers (local prefecture): 56 km
from Paris: 343 km
from Calais: 553 km
from Nice: 604 km
from Bordeaux: 156 km
from Strasbourg: 622 km
Vienne 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 Surin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Surin