Angliers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Angliers: highlights and tourist information

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Angliers is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 16 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Angliers is 384 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Marans at 11 km and La Rochelle at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Angliers, 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 Angliers 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Angliers

Markets in and near Angliers

  • Courcon: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Aytre: market Friday (16km)
  • La Rochelle: market every day (17km)
  • Chatelaillon-Plage: market Tuesday & Friday & (19km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (19km)
  • Rivedoux Plage: market Monday and Friday (26km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Saintes: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (30km)

More information about Angliers, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Angliers, France

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


Grand sites of France

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 de l'Assomption (Maille) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (24km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Bâtiment (38km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (38km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (41km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (42km)
  • La Roche Courbon (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (13km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (13km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (41km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (37km)
  • Zoodyssée (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Angliers

Canton: Courçon

Arrondissement: Rochelle

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17540

Distance to Angliers

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 384 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 704 km

from Bordeaux: 156 km

from Strasbourg: 705 km

Getting here

Angliers is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Angliers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anais, Andilly, Bourgneuf, Longeves, Nuaille-d'Aunis, Saint-Medard-d'Aunis, Saint-Sauveur-d'Aunis, Sainte-Soulle and Verines.

This page in French: Visiter Angliers