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Brie-sous-Chalais tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brie-sous-Chalais in Charente

Photo is of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 14 km from Brie-sous-Chalais

Visit Brie-sous-Chalais: highlights and tourist information

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Brie-sous-Chalais is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 14 km and Barbezieux at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Brie-sous-Chalais, 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 Brie-sous-Chalais in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide


at 22 km (direction north-west)

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

See Barbezieux guide


at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Charmant guide


at 27 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

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

See Riberac guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 28 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide


at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Villebois-Lavalette guide


at 32 km (direction north-east)

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

See Torsac guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Jonzac guide


at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Simon guide


at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Dordogne department

The village of Mareuil in Mareuil-en-Perigord was one of the four baronies...

See Mareuil-en-Perigord guide


at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Angouleme guide


at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Dordogne department

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

See Mussidan guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Jarnac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Brie-sous-Chalais


Markets in and near Brie-sous-Chalais

  • Chalais: market Monday (5km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (33km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (33km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (39km)

Hotels near Brie-sous-Chalais

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Tourist attractions near Brie-sous-Chalais, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (52km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (23km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (46km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (28km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (48km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (52km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (53km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (53km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Brie-sous-Chalais is in the west of France at 39 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Brie-sous-Chalais is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brie-sous-Chalais

Canton: Chalais

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16210

Distance to Brie-sous-Chalais

from Angouleme (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 603 km

from Bordeaux: 70 km

from Strasbourg: 690 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 Brie-sous-Chalais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bardenac, Brossac, Chalais, Chatignac, Courlac, Curac, Montboyer, Orival, Passirac, Rouffiac, Saint-Laurent-Des-Combes, Saint-Vallier and Yviers.

This page in French: Visiter Brie-sous-Chalais

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