Boscamnant tourism and travel guide

Photo of Boscamnant in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Chalais at 12 km from Boscamnant

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Boscamnant is situated in the Charente-Maritime 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 Boscamnant in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalais at 12 km and The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean at 21 km.

Boscamnant, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction north-east), in the Charente department

Chalais has an ancient castle and a roman church among its attractions ...

See Chalais guide
The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

Church at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The Monolithic Subterranean Church of Saint-Jean in Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is a magnificent underground church hewn...

See The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for its imposing troglodyte church...

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at 31 km (direction north-north-west), in the Charente department

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that dominates the...

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at 32 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

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

See Riberac guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gironde department

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the center of Libourne to...

See Libourne guide


Heritage Site at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gironde department

Saint-Emilion is an exceptionally scenic town, and most unusual in being listed as a...

See Saint-Emilion guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Mussidan is a small town on the confluence of the rivers Isle and Crempse...

See Mussidan guide


at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Charente department

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

See Charmant guide


National Monument at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

At Montcaret you can visit the archaeological site of a Roman villa to see...

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at 40 km (direction north-west)

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle and other...

See Jonzac guide
Les Jardins de Sardy

Les Jardins de Sardy

Garden at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de Sardy to the wet of Bergerac are one of our favourite...

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Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Charente department

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

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at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Charente department

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

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Markets in and near Boscamnant

  • Chalais: market Monday (12km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (27km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (28km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Castillon-la-Bataille: market Monday (38km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (38km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (40km)

More information about Boscamnant, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Boscamnant, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (24km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (32km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (38km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (40km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (40km)
  • Logis de Forge (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (46km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (53km)
  • Forêt de Pons (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Boscamnant is in the west of France at 136 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Boscamnant is 446 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Boscamnant

Canton: Montguyon

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17360

Distance to Boscamnant

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 136 km

from Paris: 446 km

from Calais: 655 km

from Nice: 605 km

from Bordeaux: 57 km

from Strasbourg: 703 km

Getting here

Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Boscamnant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Genetouze, La Roche-Chalais, Le Fouilloux, Rioux-Martin, Saint-Aigulin and Saint-Martin-de-Coux.

This page in French: Visiter Boscamnant