Touvre travel guide
Visit Touvre: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Angouleme at 9 km from Touvre
Location: Touvre is situated in the Charente department (Poitou-Charentes region) in the west of France at 8 km from Angouleme, the department capital. (General information: Touvre is 389 km from Paris and 600 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Touvre: these include Angouleme at 9 km and Torsac at 11 km. Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) is a listed religious monument at 8 km and Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) is a listed religious monument at 9 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Touvre, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Touvre
La Rochefoucauld 13km
Note that all distances from Touvre shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Touvre holidays and travel
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Markets near Touvre
- Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market every Thursday & Sunday & (4km)
- Angouleme: market every every day except Monday (9km)
- La Rochefoucauld: market every Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
- La Couronne: market every Saturday (14km)
- Mareuil: market every Tuesday (28km)
- Piegut-Pluviers: market every Wednesday (33km)
- Jarnac: market every every day except Monday (33km)
- Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market every Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (39km)
- Brantome: market every Monday - seasonal market only - (45km)
- Brantome: market every Friday (45km)
Tourist attractions nearby
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Touvre and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Touvre map below.
National Monument Chateau de Puyguilhem (47km)
Recommended Detour Nontron (34km)
Religious Monument Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (8km); Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (9km); Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (12km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (14km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (16km); Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (17km); Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (19km); Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (19km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (20km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (20km); Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (40km); Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (45km); Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (47km)
Remarkable Garden Logis de Forge (16km); Jardin monastique médiéval (34km); Jardin du Chaigne (35km)
Ville Fleurie 4* Angouleme (9km)
Map of places to visit near Touvre & Location Information
Distance to Touvre
from Angouleme (local prefecture): 8 km
from Paris: 389 km
from Calais: 600 km
from Nice: 595 km
from Bordeaux: 113 km
from Strasbourg: 653 km
* distances are direct not by road!
Charente 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 Touvre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Touvre