Touverac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Touverac in Charente

Visit Touverac: highlights and tourist information

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Touverac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 42 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Touverac is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barbezieux at 11 km and Jonzac at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Touverac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Touverac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Touverac

Markets in and near Touverac

  • 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)

More information about Touverac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Touverac, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Touverac.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and 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

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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Touverac): Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde, Bran, Chantillac, Condeon, Le Tatre, Reignac and Saint-Maigrin.

This page in French: Visitez Touverac