Breuillet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Breuillet in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Mornac-sur-Seudre at 2 km from Breuillet

Visit Breuillet: highlights and tourist information

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Breuillet 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 Breuillet in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mornac-sur-Seudre at 2 km and La Palmyre at 8 km.

Breuillet, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 2 km (direction north-east)

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is attractive and very pleasant to...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide
La Palmyre

La Palmyre

at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

You will find a beach at La Palmyre but it is best known for...

See La Palmyre guide


Seaside resort at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

At Royan you will enjoy the beaches and also the promenade along the seafront...

See Royan guide
La Tremblade

La Tremblade

Seaside resort at 11 km (direction north-west)

Visit the beach and port at La Tremblade, and explore the sand dunes...

See La Tremblade guide


Seaside resort at 15 km (direction north-west)

Ronce-les-Bains is a long established resort with several beaches nearby, and an important centre...

See Ronce-les-Bains guide
Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 17 km (direction south), in the Gironde department

The small resort of Le Verdon-sur-Mer is quiet but has long sandy beaches...

See Le Verdon-sur-Mer guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and you can also see...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

The town of Brouage is visited for the substantial fortifications and citadel, dating from...

See Brouage guide
Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont

Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont

Church at 21 km (direction south-east)

The Church Sainte-Radegonde is a roman style church of the 12th century on the...

See Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-east)

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime, well known for the imposing...

See Talmont guide


Seaside resort at 21 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gironde department

Soulac-sur-Mer is a long established beach resort at the north of the Medoc peninsula...

See Soulac-sur-Mer guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Rochefort is an attractive 18th century town with a famous corderie, where ropes and...

See Rochefort guide


at 29 km (direction south), in the Gironde department

While Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc would not be considered a tourist destination, you might like to stop...

See Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc guide


at 32 km (direction east)

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to explore and...

See Saintes guide

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Markets in and near Breuillet

Market days in Breuillet: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Monday (7km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Arvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Les Mathes: market every day except Monday (8km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (10km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market all days exc. Thursday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market Sunday and Monday (11km)
  • La Tremblade: market every day except Tuesday (11km)

More information about Breuillet, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Breuillet, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (25km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (34km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (40km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pointe de Suzac (11km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (13km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (14km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (15km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (17km)
  • Pointe de Grave (18km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (21km)
  • Forêt de Pons (41km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (9km)

Geography and distances

Breuillet is in the west of France at 52 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Breuillet is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Breuillet

Canton: Royan-Ouest

Arrondissement: Rochefort

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17920

Distance to Breuillet

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 622 km

from Nice: 693 km

from Bordeaux: 102 km

from Strasbourg: 738 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 Breuillet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chaillevette, Etaules, Mornac-sur-Seudre, Saint-Augustin, Saint-Palais-sur-Mer and Saint-Sulpice-de-Royan.

This page in French: Visiter Breuillet