Angliers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Angliers: highlights and tourist information

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Angliers is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 43 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Angliers is 270 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 12 km and Chateau du Rivau at 24 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Angliers

Markets in and near Angliers

  • Loudun: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (18km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (23km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (25km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (27km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (28km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (30km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (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.


  • Aquarium de Loudun (8km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (8km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (29km)
  • Chauvigny (58km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (20km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (27km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (51km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (23km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (32km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (45km)
  • La Guyonnière (48km)
  • Touffou (51km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Angliers

Canton: Moncontour

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86330

Distance to Angliers

from Poitiers (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 270 km

from Calais: 463 km

from Nice: 665 km

from Bordeaux: 240 km

from Strasbourg: 599 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnay, Chalais, Guesnes, La Roche-Rigault, Martaize and Mouterre-Silly.

This page in French: Visiter Angliers