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Angeac-Charente tourism and travel guide

Photo of Angeac-Charente in Charente

Photo is of Saint-Simon at 3 km from Angeac-Charente

Visit Angeac-Charente: highlights and tourist information

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Angeac-Charente is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Simon at 3 km and Jarnac at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Angeac-Charente, 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 Angeac-Charente in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 3 km (direction )

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy a stroll along...

See Saint-Simon guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 18 km (direction east)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic...

See Angouleme guide
 
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Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that...

See Barbezieux guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside walk...

See Cognac guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to stroll around...

See Torsac guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

Charmant is another pleasant Charente town, with a small castle and a...

See Charmant guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

The village of Villebois-Lavalette is pleasant to explore, and also has a...

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Jonzac

Jonzac

at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle...

See Jonzac guide
Tusson

Tusson

at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Pons

Pons

at 37 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle tower that...

See Pons guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in Charente,...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente

Map of places to visit near Angeac-Charente

 
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Markets in and near Angeac-Charente

  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (24km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (32km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (37km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

Hotels near Angeac-Charente

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Tourist attractions near Angeac-Charente, France

What to do at Angeac-Charente? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Angeac-Charente.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (14km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (43km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (50km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (11km)
  • Logis de Forge (17km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (36km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (24km)
  • Forêt de Pons (37km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (42km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
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Geography and distances

Angeac-Charente is in the west of France at 18 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Angeac-Charente is 403 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Angeac-Charente

Canton: Châteauneuf-sur-Charente

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16120

Distance to Angeac-Charente

from Angouleme (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 403 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 619 km

from Bordeaux: 96 km

from Strasbourg: 677 km

Getting here

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 Angeac-Charente from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bassac, Bonneuil, Bouteville, Champmillon, Chateauneuf-sur-Charente, Eraville, Gondeville, Mosnac, Moulidars, Saint-Meme-les-Carrieres, Saint-Simeux, Saint-Simon and Vibrac.

This page in French: Visiter Angeac-Charente

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