Allonne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Allonne: highlights and tourist information

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Allonne is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Allonne is 325 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 12 km and Chateau de Cherveux at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Allonne, 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 Allonne 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Allonne

Markets in and near Allonne

  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (12km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (23km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (25km)
  • Benet: market Monday (29km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (30km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (31km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (32km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Allonne, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Allonne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (30km)
  • Oiron Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (30km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (41km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (11km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (30km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (47km)
  • Forêt de Benon (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (29km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Allonne

Canton: Secondigny

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79130

Distance to Allonne

from Niort (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 325 km

from Calais: 512 km

from Nice: 680 km

from Bordeaux: 195 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

Allonne is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Allonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azay-sur-Thouet, La Boissiere-en-Gatine, Le Retail, Mazieres-en-Gatine, Pamplie, Saint-Pardoux and Secondigny.

This page in French: Visiter Allonne