Ambernac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ambernac: highlights and tourist information

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Ambernac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 47 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Ambernac is 347 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Confolens at 11 km and Saint-Germain-de-Confolens at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ambernac, 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 Ambernac 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 Ambernac

Markets in and near Ambernac

  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (30km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (38km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (38km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (42km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (48km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (50km)

More information about Ambernac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Ambernac, France

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

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (13km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (19km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (21km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (21km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (30km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (58km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (21km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (37km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Site Corot (29km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ambernac

Canton: Confolens-Nord

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16490

Distance to Ambernac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 347 km

from Calais: 561 km

from Nice: 588 km

from Bordeaux: 154 km

from Strasbourg: 616 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alloue and Saint-Laurent-de-Ceris.

This page in French: Visiter Ambernac