Bazac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bazac in Charente

Visit Bazac: highlights and tourist information

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Bazac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 47 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Bazac is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 10 km and Riberac at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bazac, 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 Bazac 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 Bazac

Markets in and near Bazac

  • Chalais: market Monday (4km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (33km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (35km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (36km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (38km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Bazac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bazac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (39km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (36km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (39km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (40km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (42km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bazac

Canton: Chalais

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16210

Distance to Bazac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 649 km

from Nice: 597 km

from Bordeaux: 66 km

from Strasbourg: 693 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chalais, Chenaud, Les Essards, Medillac, Orival, Parcoul, Puymangou, Rioux-Martin, Rouffiac, Saint-Avit, Saint-Quentin-de-Chalais and Yviers.

This page in French: Visiter Bazac