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Suris tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Suris in Charente

Photo of Rochechouart at 15 km from Suris

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).

Popular places to visit nearby: these include Rochechouart at 15 km and Confolens at 19 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Suris tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

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.

photo of Rochechouart
Rochechouart 15km
photo of Confolens
Confolens 19km
photo of Brigueuil
Brigueuil 21km
photo of Saint-Junien
Saint-Junien 21km
photo of La Rochefoucauld
La Rochefoucauld 23km
photo of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens 23km
photo of Le Jardin de Liliane
Le Jardin de Liliane 26km
photo of Nanteuil-en-Vallee
Nanteuil-en-Vallee 30km
photo of Marthon
Marthon 30km
photo of Oradour-sur-Glane
Oradour-sur-Glane 32km
photo of Bayers
Bayers 33km
photo of Mortemart
Mortemart 33km
photo of Verteuil-sur-Charente
Verteuil-sur-Charente 35km
photo of Nontron
Nontron 36km
photo of Aixe-sur-Vienne
Aixe-sur-Vienne 39km
photo of Ruffec
Ruffec 39km

Map of places to visit near Suris and location information

Photos taken within 10 km

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Markets in and near Suris

Local markets

  • 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)

Tourist attractions to visit near Suris, 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 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)

Towns of Art and history Confolens (19km); Angouleme (43km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Bellac (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Suris

Canton: Chabanais

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16270

Distance to Suris

from Angouleme (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 358 km

from Calais: 574 km

from Nice: 575 km

from Bordeaux: 147 km

from Strasbourg: 617 km

Close by

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Suris): Exideuil, Genouillac, La Peruse, Mazieres, Mouzon, Roumazieres-Loubert and Saint-Quentin-sur-Charente.

Getting here

Suris 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



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