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Angles-sur-l'Anglin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Angles-sur-l'Anglin: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make this one of our favourite Vienne villages

Angles-sur-l'Anglin is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Angles-sur-l'Anglin. For detailed visitor information see the Angles-sur-l'Anglin travel guide.

Tourist classifications for Angles-sur-l'Anglin include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe at 14 km and Chauvigny at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Angles-sur-l'Anglin, 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 Angles-sur-l'Anglin in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 12 km (direction north-west)

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical...

See La Roche-Posay guide


Heritage Site at 14 km (direction south)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe,...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide


at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting...

See Chauvigny guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 26 km (direction east), in the Indre department

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable...

See Chatellerault guide


at 30 km (direction south)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot...

See Montmorillon guide


Theme Park at 40 km (direction west)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide


at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide


at 44 km (direction west-south-west)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting...

See Poitiers guide


at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting...

See Loches guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Indre department

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Indre department

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 61 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Tavant is a small village but a visit to se the...

See Tavant guide
Chateau du Rivau

Chateau du Rivau

Castle at 62 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

One of the more modest castles in the region, both the...

See Chateau du Rivau guide

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Map of places to visit near Angles-sur-l'Anglin


Markets in and near Angles-sur-l'Anglin

  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (15km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (15km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (28km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (29km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (32km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (34km)

More information about Angles-sur-l'Anglin, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Angles-sur-l'Anglin, France

What to do at Angles-sur-l'Anglin? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Angles-sur-l'Anglin.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (26km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Angles-sur-l'Anglin is in the west of France at 44 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Angles-sur-l'Anglin is 264 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Angles-sur-l'Anglin

Canton: Saint-Savin

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86260

Distance to Angles-sur-l'Anglin

from Poitiers (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 264 km

from Calais: 478 km

from Nice: 600 km

from Bordeaux: 236 km

from Strasbourg: 555 km

Getting here

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 Angles-sur-l'Anglin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lurais, Neons-sur-Creuse, Saint-Pierre-de-Maille, Tournon-Saint-Martin, Tournon-Saint-Pierre and Vicq-sur-Gartempe.

This page in French: Visiter Angles-sur-l'Anglin

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