Bazauges tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bazauges in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Tusson at 19 km from Bazauges

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Bazauges is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bazauges in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 19 km and Jarnac at 26 km.

Bazauges, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Tusson

Tusson

at 19 km (direction east), in the Charente department

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 26 km (direction south), in the Charente department

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide
Saint-Jean d'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

at 28 km (direction west)

The historic centre of Saint-Jean d'Angely has several notable monuments including the...

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente department

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside walk...

See Cognac guide
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Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy a stroll along...

See Saint-Simon guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 31 km (direction east), in the Charente department

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here, and thers are...

See Bayers guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the facade of...

See Ruffec guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 32 km (direction east), in the Charente department

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Melle

Melle

at 34 km (direction east), in the Deux-Sevres department

The town of Melle is best known for its three roman style...

See Melle guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 34 km (direction east), in the Deux-Sevres department

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very impressive example of...

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Charente department

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic...

See Angouleme guide
Saint-Savinien

Saint-Savinien

at 39 km (direction west)

In an attractive setting on the banks of the Charente River, Saint-Savinien...

See Saint-Savinien guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 40 km (direction east), in the Charente department

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Saintes

Saintes

at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to...

See Saintes guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Bazauges, France

What to do at Bazauges? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Bazauges is in the west of France at 80 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Bazauges is 378 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

 
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