Bellon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bellon: highlights and tourist information

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Bellon is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 39 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Bellon is 430 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 5 km and Riberac at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bellon, 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 Bellon 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 Bellon

Markets in and near Bellon

  • Chalais: market Monday (7km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (30km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (34km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (34km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (35km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Bellon, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bellon, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (42km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (48km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (28km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (41km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (52km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (49km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bellon

Canton: Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16210

Distance to Bellon

from Angouleme (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 430 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 75 km

from Strasbourg: 684 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, Courlac, Laprade, Montboyer, Orival, Pillac, Rouffiac, Saint-Quentin-de-Chalais and Saint-Romain.

This page in French: Visiter Bellon