Bournand tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bournand: highlights and tourist information

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Bournand is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 60 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Bournand is 259 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontevraud Abbey at 11 km and Candes-Saint-Martin at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bournand, 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 Bournand 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 Bournand

Markets in and near Bournand

  • Loudun: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (14km)
  • Avoine: market Friday (15km)
  • Chinon: market Thursday all day & Sunday (16km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (20km)
  • Bourgueil: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (25km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (29km)

More information about Bournand, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bournand, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bournand.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (8km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (9km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (18km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (17km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (11km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (14km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (28km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (33km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (20km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (35km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (43km)
  • Parc de Lathan (44km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bournand

Canton: Trois-Moutiers

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86120

Distance to Bournand

from Poitiers (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 259 km

from Calais: 448 km

from Nice: 676 km

from Bordeaux: 255 km

from Strasbourg: 596 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Basses, Lerne, Les Trois-Moutiers, Roiffe, Saix and Vezieres.

This page in French: Visiter Bournand