Archigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Archigny: highlights and tourist information

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Archigny is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 26 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Archigny is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chauvigny at 12 km and La Roche-Posay at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Archigny, 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 Archigny 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 Archigny

Markets in and near Archigny

  • Naintre: market Sunday (17km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (20km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (22km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (27km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (30km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Archigny, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Archigny, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (58km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (38km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (8km)
  • Laverré (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Archigny

Canton: Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86210

Distance to Archigny

from Poitiers (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 484 km

from Nice: 614 km

from Bordeaux: 225 km

from Strasbourg: 572 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellefonds and Sainte-Radegonde.

This page in French: Visiter Archigny