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Taizé-Aizie tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Taizé-Aizie in Charente

Photo of Ruffec at 5 km from Taizé-Aizie

Visit Taizé-Aizie: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location: Taizé-Aizie is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 46 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Taizé-Aizie is 349 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby: these include Ruffec at 5 km and Verteuil-sur-Charente at 9 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Taizé-Aizie tourism: selected places to visit and attractions

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

photo of Verteuil-sur-Charente
Verteuil-sur-Charente 9km
photo of Nanteuil-en-Vallee
Nanteuil-en-Vallee 9km
photo of Bayers
Bayers 16km
photo of Tusson
Tusson 19km
photo of Confolens
Confolens 34km
photo of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens 34km
photo of La Rochefoucauld
La Rochefoucauld 37km
photo of Angouleme
Angouleme 44km
photo of Rochechouart
Rochechouart 52km
photo of Jarnac
Jarnac 53km
photo of Cognac
Cognac 60km

Map of places to visit near Taizé-Aizie and location information

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Markets in and near Taizé-Aizie

Local markets

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (13km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (17km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Melle: market Friday (34km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (37km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (43km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (43km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (52km)

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

Heritage sites Melle église St Hilaire (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km)

National Monuments Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (16km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (5km); Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (9km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (10km); Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (10km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (15km); Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (16km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (28km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (28km); Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (33km); Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (37km)

Remarkable gardens Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (4km); Jardin monastique médiéval (19km); Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (35km)

Towns of Art and history Confolens (34km)

zoo or wildlife park Vallée des singes (monkeys) (20km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Taizé-Aizie

Canton: Ruffec

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16700

Distance to Taizé-Aizie

from Angouleme (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 349 km

from Calais: 556 km

from Nice: 612 km

from Bordeaux: 150 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Close by

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Taize-Aizie): Bernac, Bioussac, Condac, Les Adjots, Lizant, Ruffec, Saint-Gaudent and Vouleme.

Getting here

Taizé-Aizie 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 Taizé-Aizie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

This page in French: Visitez Taizé-Aizie

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