Aunac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aunac: highlights and tourist information

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Aunac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 30 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Aunac is 363 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayers at 1 km and Verteuil-sur-Charente at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aunac, 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 Aunac 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 Charente

Map of places to visit near Aunac

Markets in and near Aunac

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (26km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (27km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (33km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (36km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (41km)

More information about Aunac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Aunac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (13km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (26km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (36km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (40km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (44km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (46km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (13km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (14km)
  • Logis de Forge (41km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (45km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aunac

Canton: Mansle

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16460

Distance to Aunac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 363 km

from Calais: 572 km

from Nice: 606 km

from Bordeaux: 136 km

from Strasbourg: 639 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bayers, Chenommet, Chenon, Couture, Fontclaireau, Fontenille, Licheres, Lonnes, Mansle, Mouton, Moutonneau, Poursac, Saint-Front, Saint-Groux, Saint-Sulpice-de-Ruffec and Valence, Mansle.

This page in French: Visiter Aunac