Amberre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Amberre: highlights and tourist information

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Amberre is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 24 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Amberre is 284 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Futuroscope at 19 km and Moncontour, Vienne at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Amberre, 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 Amberre 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Amberre

Markets in and near Amberre

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (14km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (15km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (18km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (24km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (24km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (24km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (30km)

More information about Amberre, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Amberre, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (28km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (28km)
  • Sanxay (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (28km)
  • Chauvigny (43km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (21km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (17km)
  • Touffou (36km)
  • La Guyonnière (37km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (38km)
  • Laverré (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Amberre

Canton: Mirebeau

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86110

Distance to Amberre

from Poitiers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 284 km

from Calais: 481 km

from Nice: 652 km

from Bordeaux: 222 km

from Strasbourg: 602 km

Getting here

Amberre is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Amberre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champigny-le-Sec, Chouppes, Cuhon, Mirebeau, Thurageau and Varennes.

This page in French: Visiter Amberre