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Bignoux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bignoux: highlights and tourist information

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Bignoux is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 10 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Bignoux is 288 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Poitiers at 10 km and Nouaille-Maupertuis at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bignoux, 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 Bignoux 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Bignoux


Markets in and near Bignoux

  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (11km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (12km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (18km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (24km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (25km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (25km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (31km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)

More information about Bignoux, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bignoux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (38km)
  • Oiron Chateau (57km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (32km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (36km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (45km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (10km)
  • Laverré (20km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bignoux

Canton: Saint-Julien-l'Ars

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86800

Distance to Bignoux

from Poitiers (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 288 km

from Calais: 494 km

from Nice: 623 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 589 km

Getting here

Bignoux is in the west of France. 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 Bignoux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lavoux, Liniers, Montamise, Saint-Julien-l'Ars and Sevres-Anxaumont.

This page in French: Visiter Bignoux

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