Ardilleux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ardilleux: highlights and tourist information

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Ardilleux is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 41 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Ardilleux is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle at 16 km and Tusson at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ardilleux, 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 Ardilleux 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Ardilleux

Markets in and near Ardilleux

  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (2km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (12km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (14km)
  • Melle: market Friday (16km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (20km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (25km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Ardilleux, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Ardilleux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (35km)
  • Sanxay (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (29km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (33km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (47km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (48km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (49km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (52km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (16km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (20km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (26km)
  • Laverré (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (27km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ardilleux

Canton: Chef-Boutonne

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79110

Distance to Ardilleux

from Niort (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 557 km

from Nice: 634 km

from Bordeaux: 146 km

from Strasbourg: 649 km

Getting here

Ardilleux is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Ardilleux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouin, Chef-Boutonne, Gournay-Loize, Hanc, La Bataille, Loubigne, Loubille, Melleran and Pioussay.

This page in French: Visiter Ardilleux