Amailloux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Amailloux in Deux-Sevres

Visit Amailloux: highlights and tourist information

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Amailloux 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 48 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Amailloux is 308 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 12 km and Thouars at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Amailloux, 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 Amailloux 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 Amailloux

Markets in and near Amailloux

  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (12km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (17km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (22km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (27km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (29km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (38km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (39km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)

More information about Amailloux, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Amailloux, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (43km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (29km)
  • Sanxay (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (21km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (39km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (53km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (20km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (26km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Amailloux

Canton: Parthenay

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79350

Distance to Amailloux

from Niort (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 308 km

from Calais: 494 km

from Nice: 683 km

from Bordeaux: 213 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chiche, Maisontiers and Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume.

This page in French: Visiter Amailloux