Auge-Saint-Medard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Auge-Saint-Medard: highlights and tourist information

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Auge-Saint-Medard is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 29 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Auge-Saint-Medard is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 15 km and Jarnac at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Auge-Saint-Medard, 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 Auge-Saint-Medard 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 Auge-Saint-Medard

Markets in and near Auge-Saint-Medard

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (18km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (19km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (28km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (28km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (29km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (30km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (30km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Auge-Saint-Medard, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Auge-Saint-Medard, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (18km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (41km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (44km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (47km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (15km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (33km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (35km)
  • Logis de Forge (36km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (26km)
  • Forêt de Pons (46km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (48km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (41km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (53km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Auge-Saint-Medard

Canton: Rouillac

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16170

Distance to Auge-Saint-Medard

from Angouleme (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 585 km

from Nice: 627 km

from Bordeaux: 119 km

from Strasbourg: 665 km

Getting here

Auge-Saint-Medard is in the west of France. Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Auge-Saint-Medard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anville, Bonneville, Bresdon, Gourville, Mons, Montigne, Saint-Ouen, Sonneville and Verdille.

This page in French: Visiter Auge-Saint-Medard