Berthegon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Berthegon in Vienne

Photo is of Moncontour, Vienne at 21 km from Berthegon

Visit Berthegon: highlights and tourist information

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Berthegon is situated in the Vienne 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 Berthegon in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 21 km and Chatellerault at 23 km.

Berthegon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 21 km (direction west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will also enjoy the town's leisure...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide
Chateau du Rivau

Chateau du Rivau

Castle at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

One of the more modest castles in the region, both the Chateau de Rivau...

See Chateau du Rivau guide


Theme Park at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Tavant is a small village but a visit to se the murals in the...

See Tavant guide
Chateau de Chinon

Chateau de Chinon

Castle at 30 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Château de Chinon retains more medieval elements than most Loire Valley castles...

See Chateau de Chinon guide


at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

As well as the castle, Chinon has a very impressive medieval centre to explore...

See Chinon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Explore the lovely stone houses and narrow streets in the tiny village of Crissay-sur-Manse...

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including the 12th century...

See Poitiers guide
Fontevraud Abbey

Fontevraud Abbey

Abbey at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Fontevraud Abbey has a great deal to see: it is one of the...

See Fontevraud Abbey guide


at 37 km (direction west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars you can also see several...

See Thouars guide
Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Church at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The collegiate church of Candes-Saint-Martin has numerous medieval statues incorporated in the facade and...

See Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

In the village of Candes-Saint-Martin, a 'most beautiful village in France', you can see...

See Candes-Saint-Martin guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction north-north-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Montsoreau, listed as a 'most beautiful villages in France', also has an interesting troglodyte...

See Montsoreau guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Vienne

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Map of places to visit near Berthegon


Markets in and near Berthegon

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (22km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (23km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (25km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (29km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (30km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (31km)

More information about Berthegon, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Berthegon, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (19km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (19km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (41km)
  • Chauvigny (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (54km)

Geography and distances

Berthegon is in the west of France at 35 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Berthegon is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Berthegon

Canton: Monts-sur-Guesnes

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86420

Distance to Berthegon

from Poitiers (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 465 km

from Nice: 653 km

from Bordeaux: 238 km

from Strasbourg: 590 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Berthegon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Derce, Doussay, Monts-sur-Guesnes, Orches, Princay, Saires and Savigny-sous-Faye.

This page in French: Visiter Berthegon