Bazauges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bazauges in Charente-Maritime

Visit Bazauges: highlights and tourist information

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Bazauges is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 80 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Bazauges is 378 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 19 km and Jarnac at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bazauges, 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 Bazauges 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Bazauges

Markets in and near Bazauges

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (12km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (17km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (25km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (32km)
  • Melle: market Friday (34km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (39km)

More information about Bazauges, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bazauges, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (25km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (39km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (44km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (45km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (19km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (34km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (37km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (41km)
  • Logis de Forge (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (27km)
  • Forêt de Pons (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (30km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bazauges

Canton: Matha

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17490

Distance to Bazauges

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 80 km

from Paris: 378 km

from Calais: 579 km

from Nice: 636 km

from Bordeaux: 124 km

from Strasbourg: 667 km

Getting here

Bazauges is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Bazauges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvais-sur-Matha, Bresdon, Chives, Cresse, Fontaine-Chalendray, Gourvillette, Le Gicq, Massac, Ranville-Breuillaud, Saint-Ouen, Seigne and Verdille.

This page in French: Visiter Bazauges