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Blanzac-Porcheresse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Blanzac-Porcheresse in Charente

Photo is of Mouthiers-sur-Boeme at 11 km from Blanzac-Porcheresse

Visit Blanzac-Porcheresse: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Mouthiers-sur-Boeme at 11 km and Charmant at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Blanzac-Porcheresse, 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 Blanzac-Porcheresse in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 11 km (direction north-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 12 km (direction east)

Charmant is another pleasant Charente town, with a small castle...

See Charmant guide
Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 14 km (direction west)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the...

See Barbezieux guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 17 km (direction east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
 
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Torsac

Torsac

at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to...

See Torsac guide
Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 19 km (direction east)

The village of Villebois-Lavalette is pleasant to explore, and also...

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy a stroll...

See Saint-Simon guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Angouleme guide
Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for...

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 28 km (direction north-west)

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town,...

See Jarnac guide
Riberac

Riberac

at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Dordogne department

Riberac, a quiet and traditional town, is well known for the large...

See Riberac guide
Marthon

Marthon

at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

In Marthon there is no single monument that dominates, but rather...

See Marthon guide
Jonzac

Jonzac

at 36 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a...

See Jonzac guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside...

See Cognac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Blanzac-Porcheresse

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Markets in and near Blanzac-Porcheresse

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (15km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (16km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (22km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (23km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (27km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (28km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

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Tourist attractions near Blanzac-Porcheresse, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (16km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (20km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (11km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (17km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (40km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (41km)
  • Forêt de Pons (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
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Geography and distances

Blanzac-Porcheresse is in the west of France at 22 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Blanzac-Porcheresse is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Blanzac-Porcheresse

Canton: Blanzac-Porcheresse

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16250

Distance to Blanzac-Porcheresse

from Angouleme (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 623 km

from Nice: 606 km

from Bordeaux: 85 km

from Strasbourg: 679 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 Blanzac-Porcheresse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubeville, Becheresse, Bessac, Brie-sous-Barbezieux, Champagne-Vigny, Cressac-Saint-Genis, Etriac, Mainfonds, Pereuil, Perignac, Plassac-Rouffiac and Saint-Leger.

This page in French: Visiter Blanzac-Porcheresse

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