Location: Thurageau is situated in the Vienne (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 22 km from Poitiers, the department capital. (General information: Thurageau is 280 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Poitiers at 22 km from Thurageau
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Thurageau. 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 Thurageau and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
aquarium Aquarium de Loudun (30km)
Heritage sites Poitiers église Saint-Hilaire le Grand (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (22km)
National Monuments Oiron Chateau (32km); Sanxay (36km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Loudun (30km); Chauvigny (38km); Montreuil-Bellay (50km)
Churches or other religious monuments Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (26km); Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (30km); Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (31km); Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (32km); Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (38km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (38km); Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (45km); Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (48km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de La Mothe (22km); Touffou (31km); Les jardins du château du Rivau (36km); Laverré (37km); La Guyonnière (42km)
theme park Futuroscope (15km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Vivonne (38km)
from Poitiers (local prefecture): 22 km
from Paris: 280 km
from Calais: 480 km
from Nice: 647 km
from Bordeaux: 224 km
from Strasbourg: 597 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 Thurageau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Thurageau