Beauvoir-sur-Niort tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beauvoir-sur-Niort in Deux-Sevres

Photo is of Niort at 16 km from Beauvoir-sur-Niort

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Beauvoir-sur-Niort is situated in the Deux-Sevres 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 Beauvoir-sur-Niort in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Niort at 16 km and Marais Poitevin at 17 km.

Beauvoir-sur-Niort, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction )

Niort is a picturesque large town with a donjon, a market hall and a...

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Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 17 km (direction north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The Marais-Poitevin is a region of canals and marshes, an unusual environment best explored...

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Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction north-west)

Established since 2000 years agio, Coulon is now a centre for exploring the Marais-Poitevin...

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at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

It is the cluster of monuments in the park in the centre of Surgeres...

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Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 26 km (direction east)

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very impressive example of 12th century...

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at 26 km (direction east)

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

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Saint-Jean d\'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

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

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

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Chateau de Cherveux

Chateau de Cherveux

Castle at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de Cherveux, one of the best preserved 15th century castles in the...

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Maillezais abbey

Maillezais abbey

Abbey at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Vendee department

The ruins of the Maillezais abbey are on the edge of the marshes of...

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at 31 km (direction north-west), in the Vendee department

Highlights in Nieul-sur-l'Autise include the Abbey of Saint-Vincent and a traditional watermill...

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

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

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at 41 km (direction north-west), in the Vendee department

With some interesting 18th century townhouses to see, Fontenay-le-Comte is also home to the...

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at 42 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Marans is a small town with a pretty section along the river in the...

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at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Rochefort is an attractive 18th century town with a famous corderie, where ropes and...

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Markets in and near Beauvoir-sur-Niort

  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (20km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (20km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (23km)
  • Benet: market Monday (23km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (25km)
  • Melle: market Friday (26km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Beauvoir-sur-Niort, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Beauvoir-sur-Niort, France

What to do at Beauvoir-sur-Niort? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Beauvoir-sur-Niort.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (29km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (30km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (26km)
  • La Roche Courbon (46km)
  • La Guyonnière (48km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (50km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (24km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (7km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (42km)

Geography and distances

Beauvoir-sur-Niort is in the western-centre of France at 16 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Beauvoir-sur-Niort is 366 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beauvoir-sur-Niort

Canton: Beauvoir-sur-Niort

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79360

Distance to Beauvoir-sur-Niort

from Niort (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 366 km

from Calais: 557 km

from Nice: 668 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 674 km

Getting here

Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Beauvoir-sur-Niort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belleville, Doeuil-sur-le-Mignon, Granzay-Gript, La Foye-Monjault, Marigny, Prisse-la-Charriere, Vallans and Villiers-en-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Beauvoir-sur-Niort