Asnieres-en-Poitou tourism and travel guide

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Visit Asnieres-en-Poitou: highlights and tourist information

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Asnieres-en-Poitou 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 32 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Asnieres-en-Poitou is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle at 14 km and Tusson at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Asnieres-en-Poitou, 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 Asnieres-en-Poitou in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Asnieres-en-Poitou

Markets in and near Asnieres-en-Poitou

  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (4km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Melle: market Friday (14km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (15km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (24km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (28km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (29km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (30km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (30km)

More information about Asnieres-en-Poitou, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Asnieres-en-Poitou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (39km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (51km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (51km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (14km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (28km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (37km)
  • Laverré (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (45km)
  • Forêt de Benon (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (16km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Asnieres-en-Poitou

Canton: Brioux-sur-Boutonne

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 79170

Distance to Asnieres-en-Poitou

from Niort (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 560 km

from Nice: 645 km

from Bordeaux: 144 km

from Strasbourg: 659 km

Getting here

Asnieres-en-Poitou 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 Asnieres-en-Poitou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubigne, Brioux-sur-Boutonne, Cherigne, Crezieres, Ensigne, Juille, Luche-sur-Brioux, Lusseray, Paizay-le-Chapt, Tillou and Villefollet.

This page in French: Visiter Asnieres-en-Poitou