Tourriers tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Tourriers in Charente

Visit Tourriers: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Tourriers on map of France

Tourriers is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 17 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Tourriers is 377 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Angouleme at 14 km and La Rochefoucauld at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tourriers, 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 Tourriers. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

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

Map of places to visit near Tourriers and location information

More information about Tourriers & region

Charente (local department)

Poitou-Charentes (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Tourriers

Local markets

  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (13km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (22km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (38km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (40km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (40km)

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

Heritage sites Aulnay église St Pierre (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km)

National Monuments Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (42km); Chateau de Puyguilhem (61km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Nontron (47km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (7km); Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (17km); Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (18km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (20km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (20km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (22km); Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (26km); Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (26km); Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (26km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (32km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (36km); Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (36km); Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (37km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (38km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (40km); Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (40km); Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (40km); Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (40km); Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (42km); Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (46km); Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (47km); Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (52km); Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (61km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin monastique médiéval (18km); Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (27km); Logis de Forge (27km); Jardin du Chaigne (38km)

Sites of natural beauty Grotte de Montgaudier (26km); Château de Richemont (Charente) (44km)

Towns of Art and history Angouleme (14km); Confolens (44km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) La Rochefoucauld (16km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tourriers

Canton: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16560

Distance to Tourriers

from Angouleme (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 586 km

from Nice: 605 km

from Bordeaux: 122 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tourriers): Anais, Aussac-Vadalle, Jauldes, Montignac-Charente, Nanclars, Saint-Amant-de-Boixe, Vars, Vervant and Villejoubert.

This page in French: Visitez Tourriers

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