Thollet tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Thollet in Vienne

Visit Thollet: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Thollet on map of France

Thollet is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 63 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Thollet is 286 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montmorillon at 19 km and Saint-Benoit-du-Sault at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thollet, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

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

Map of places to visit near Thollet and location information

More information about Thollet & region

Vienne (local department)

Poitou-Charentes (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Thollet

Local markets

  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (33km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (45km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (47km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (61km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (62km)

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

Heritage sites Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe Abbey (10km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Saint-Benoit-du-Sault (21km); Angles-sur-l'Anglin (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chauvigny (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs Brenne (30km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (20km); Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (25km); Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (35km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (40km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (51km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (38km); Touffou (46km)

Sites of natural beauty Etangs de la Brenne (30km); Lac de Saint-Pardoux (45km)

Towns of Art and history Montmorillon (19km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Bellac (34km); La Souterraine (35km); Eguzon-Chantome (35km); Bessines-sur-Gartempe (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Chateauroux (61km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thollet

Canton: Trimouille

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86290

Distance to Thollet

from Poitiers (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 286 km

from Calais: 506 km

from Nice: 569 km

from Bordeaux: 220 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

Thollet 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 Thollet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thollet): Brigueil-le-Chantre and Coulonges.

This page in French: Visitez Thollet

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