Suris travel guide
Visit Suris: Highlights and Tourist Information
Location: Suris is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 43 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Suris is 358 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Rochechouart at 15 km from Suris
Photos taken within 10 km
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What to do? Selected places to visit and attractions close by
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Suris. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
Holidays and travel
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
Markets near Suris
- Saint-Junien: market Saturday (21km)
- La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
- Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (25km)
- Chalus: market Friday (34km)
- Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (37km)
- Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
- Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (43km)
- Angouleme: market every day except Monday (44km)
- Chaunay: market Monday (54km)
Map of places to visit near Suris and location information
Tourist attractions to visit
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Suris 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 (38km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Nontron (36km)
Regional Natural Parcs Perigord-Limousin (30km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (21km); Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (21km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (28km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (30km); Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (37km); Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (37km); Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (39km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (39km); Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (42km); Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (44km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (44km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin de Liliane (26km); Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (35km); Logis de Forge (51km)
Sites of natural beauty Site Corot (21km); Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (23km); Grotte de Montgaudier (24km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Bellac (44km)
Distance to Suris
from Angouleme (local prefecture): 43 km
from Paris: 358 km
from Calais: 574 km
from Nice: 575 km
from Bordeaux: 147 km
from Strasbourg: 617 km
Charente 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 Suris from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Suris