Barbezieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Barbezieres: highlights and tourist information

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Barbezieres is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 35 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Barbezieres is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 12 km and Bayers at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barbezieres, 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 Barbezieres 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 Barbezieres

Markets in and near Barbezieres

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (18km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (22km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (23km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (28km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (29km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Melle: market Friday (35km)

More information about Barbezieres, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Barbezieres, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (26km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (39km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (44km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (45km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (12km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (31km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (35km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (40km)
  • Logis de Forge (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (30km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (51km)
  • Forêt de Pons (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (35km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barbezieres

Canton: Aigre

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16140

Distance to Barbezieres

from Angouleme (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 578 km

from Nice: 630 km

from Bordeaux: 125 km

from Strasbourg: 662 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bresdon, Chives, Les Gours, Lupsault, Mons, Oradour, Ranville-Breuillaud, Saint-Ouen and Verdille.

This page in French: Visiter Barbezieres