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Bioussac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bioussac in Charente

Photo is of Nanteuil-en-Vallee at 5 km from Bioussac

Visit Bioussac: highlights and tourist information

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Bioussac is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nanteuil-en-Vallee at 5 km and Ruffec at 6 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bioussac, 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 Bioussac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

at 6 km (direction west)

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the facade of...

See Ruffec guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 6 km (direction south-west)

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here, and thers are...

See Bayers guide
 
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Tusson

Tusson

at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Confolens

Confolens

at 31 km (direction east)

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient bridge and fountain...

See Confolens guide
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 32 km (direction east)

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in Charente,...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide
La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 33 km (direction south-south-east)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to stroll around the...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Melle

Melle

at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Melle guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic...

See Angouleme guide
Brigueuil

Brigueuil

at 46 km (direction east)

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the...

See Brigueuil guide
Rochechouart

Rochechouart

at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a...

See Rochechouart guide

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Map of places to visit near Bioussac

 
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Markets in and near Bioussac

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (18km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (21km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (28km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Melle: market Friday (39km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (40km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (40km)

Hotels near Bioussac

More information about Bioussac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bioussac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (6km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (13km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (24km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (28km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (34km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (47km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (0km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (19km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (24km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bioussac is in the west of France at 43 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Bioussac is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bioussac

Canton: Ruffec

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16700

Distance to Bioussac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 559 km

from Nice: 609 km

from Bordeaux: 148 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barro, Condac, Les Adjots, Nanteuil-en-Vallee, Taize-Aizie and Verteuil-sur-Charente.

This page in French: Visiter Bioussac

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