Bedenac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bedenac in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Libourne at 28 km from Bedenac

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Bedenac 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 Bedenac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Libourne at 28 km and Blaye at 28 km.

Bedenac, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 28 km (direction south-south-east), in the Gironde department

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the center of Libourne to...

See Libourne guide


at 28 km (direction west), in the Gironde department

The town of Blaye is well known because of the extensive citadel and fortifications...

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at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

Chalais has an ancient castle and a roman church among its attractions ...

See Chalais guide


Heritage Site at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Gironde department

Saint-Emilion is an exceptionally scenic town, and most unusual in being listed as a...

See Saint-Emilion guide


at 32 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gironde department

The village and region here are known worldwide because of the prestigious wines from...

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at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle and other...

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at 35 km (direction west), in the Gironde department

The small town of Pauillac is best known for the surrounding wine chateaux such...

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at 36 km (direction north-north-east), in the Charente department

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that dominates the...

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Les Bassins des Lumieres

Les Bassins des Lumieres

at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

The Bassins des Lumierès is the largest digital art installation in the world and...

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The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

Church at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The Monolithic Subterranean Church of Saint-Jean in Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is a magnificent underground church hewn...

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Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for its imposing troglodyte church...

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at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

Chartrons is an attractive quarter of Bordeaux...

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Bordeaux Waterfront

Bordeaux Waterfront

at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

The waterfront in Bordeaux is among the highlights of a visit to this lovely...

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Bordeaux Cathedral

Bordeaux Cathedral

Church at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

Bordeaux cathedral is a gothic cathedral in the heart of Bordeaux's historic old town....

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Markets in and near Bedenac

  • Cavignac: market Thursday (10km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (16km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (29km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (30km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (34km)
  • Carbon-Blanc: market Thursday (34km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (36km)

More information about Bedenac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bedenac, France

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

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 de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (28km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (23km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (29km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (34km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (43km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (45km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (47km)
  • Logis de Forge (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (27km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Bordeaux Pessac (51km)

Geography and distances

Bedenac is in the west of France at 129 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Bedenac is 457 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bedenac

Canton: Montlieu-la-Garde

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17210

Distance to Bedenac

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 129 km

from Paris: 457 km

from Calais: 663 km

from Nice: 622 km

from Bordeaux: 42 km

from Strasbourg: 720 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 Bedenac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bussac-Foret and Clerac.

This page in French: Visiter Bedenac