Touverac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Touverac in Charente



Visit Touverac: highlights and tourist information

Touverac is situated in the Charente (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 42 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Touverac is 432 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jonzac at 19 km and Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Touverac, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Touverac & region

Markets in and near Touverac

Local markets

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (19km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (23km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (34km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (35km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (35km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Touverac, 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 Touverac and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (34km); Blaye citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (45km); Cussac Fort Paté (Vauban fortifications) (47km); Fort Médoc (Vauban fortifications) (49km); Saintes basilique St Eutrope (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Aubeterre-sur-Dronne (32km)

National Monuments Cave Pair-non-Pair (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Jonzac (19km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (30km); Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km); Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (31km); Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (31km); Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (35km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (35km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km); Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (38km); Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (40km); Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (41km); Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (45km); Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (46km); Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (48km); Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (52km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du Chaigne (20km); Logis de Forge (33km); Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (39km); Parc du château Lanessan (50km)

Sites of natural beauty Forêt de la Lande (35km); Forêt de Pons (35km); Château de Richemont (Charente) (40km); Bec d'Ambès (49km)

Towns of Art and history Angouleme (43km); Saintes (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Touverac

Canton: Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16360

Distance to Touverac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 621 km

from Bordeaux: 67 km

from Strasbourg: 701 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Touverac): Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde, Bran, Chantillac, Condeon, Le Tatre, Reignac and Saint-Maigrin.

This page in French: Visitez Touverac