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Antran tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chatellerault at 4 km from Antran

Visit Antran: highlights and tourist information

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Antran is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatellerault at 4 km and La Roche-Posay at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Antran, 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 Antran in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 4 km (direction south)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See La Roche-Posay guide


Theme Park at 24 km (direction south-west)

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

See Futuroscope guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

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

See Tavant guide
Chateau du Rivau

Chateau du Rivau

Castle at 32 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

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

See Chateau du Rivau guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chauvigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Explore the lovely stone houses and narrow streets in the tiny village...

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including the...

See Poitiers guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide


Heritage Site at 40 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
Chateau de Chinon

Chateau de Chinon

Castle at 42 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Château de Chinon retains more medieval elements than most Loire Valley castles...

See Chateau de Chinon guide
Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 42 km (direction west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will also enjoy the...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide


at 44 km (direction north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

As well as the castle, Chinon has a very impressive medieval centre...

See Chinon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Antran


Markets in and near Antran

  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (4km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (11km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (18km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (21km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (23km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (29km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)

More information about Antran, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Antran, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Antran is in the west of France at 34 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Antran is 260 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Antran

Canton: Saint-Gervais-les-Trois-Clochers

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86100

Distance to Antran

from Poitiers (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 260 km

from Calais: 465 km

from Nice: 632 km

from Bordeaux: 240 km

from Strasbourg: 572 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 Antran from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatellerault, Ingrandes and Usseau.

This page in French: Visiter Antran

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