Bonnes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bonnes in Vienne

Photo is of Chauvigny at 6 km from Bonnes

Visit Bonnes: highlights and tourist information

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Bonnes 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 Bonnes in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chauvigny at 6 km and Nouaille-Maupertuis at 17 km.

Bonnes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction south-east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting Chauvigny...

See Chauvigny guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint Junien...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide


Theme Park at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Futuroscope guide


at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Poitiers guide


Heritage Site at 21 km (direction east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the best example...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Chatellerault guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make this one...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 26 km (direction north-east)

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments in the...

See La Roche-Posay guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to discover in...

See Montmorillon guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Indre department

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect place for cycling...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide
Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Moncontour, Vienne guide


at 57 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the old town...

See Le-Dorat guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Bonnes


Markets in and near Bonnes

  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (19km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (20km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (21km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (24km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Bonnes, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bonnes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (6km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (29km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (1km)
  • Laverré (27km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (47km)

Geography and distances

Bonnes is in the west of France at 20 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Bonnes is 283 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bonnes

Canton: Saint-Julien-l'Ars

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86300

Distance to Bonnes

from Poitiers (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 283 km

from Calais: 492 km

from Nice: 615 km

from Bordeaux: 217 km

from Strasbourg: 580 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 Bonnes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellefonds, Chauvigny, Jardres, La Chapelle-Mouliere, Lavoux and Liniers.

This page in French: Visiter Bonnes