Annepont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Annepont in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Saint-Savinien at 6 km from Annepont

Visit Annepont: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Annepont in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savinien at 6 km and Saintes at 11 km.

Annepont, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

In an attractive setting on the banks of the Charente River, Saint-Savinien...

See Saint-Savinien guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to...

See Saintes guide
Saint-Jean d'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

at 13 km (direction north-east)

The historic centre of Saint-Jean d'Angely has several notable monuments including the...

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide


at 28 km (direction east-south-east), in the Charente department

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

See Cognac guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

Rochefort is an attractive 18th century town with a famous corderie, where...

See Rochefort guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pons guide


at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

It is the cluster of monuments in the park in the centre...

See Surgeres guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is attractive and very...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide


at 35 km (direction west)

The town of Brouage is visited for the substantial fortifications and citadel,...

See Brouage guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Charente department

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

See Jarnac guide


Seaside resort at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

While the beaches are the main highlight here in Fouras, be sure...

See Fouras guide


Seaside resort at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

At Royan you will enjoy the beaches and also the promenade along...

See Royan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction south-west)

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime, well known for...

See Talmont guide


at 41 km (direction south-west)

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and you can...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide

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Map of places to visit near Annepont


Markets in and near Annepont

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (24km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (29km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (29km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (30km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (31km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (31km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (37km)

More information about Annepont, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Annepont, France

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


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 Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (5km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (13km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (48km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (24km)
  • Forêt de Pons (30km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (35km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (40km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (40km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (42km)
  • Forêt de Benon (42km)
  • Pointe de Grave (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (38km)
  • Zoo de la Palmyre (46km)

Geography and distances

Annepont is in the west of France at 54 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Annepont is 403 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Annepont

Canton: Saint-Savinien

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17350

Distance to Annepont

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 403 km

from Calais: 596 km

from Nice: 666 km

from Bordeaux: 112 km

from Strasbourg: 701 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fenioux, Grandjean, Juicq, La Frediere, Le Douhet, Port-d'Envaux, Saint-Savinien, Saint-Vaize, Taillebourg and Venerand.

This page in French: Visiter Annepont