Brion-Pres-Thouet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Brion-Pres-Thouet: highlights and tourist information

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Brion-Pres-Thouet is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 83 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Brion-Pres-Thouet is 276 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Thouars at 8 km and Moncontour, Vienne at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brion-Pres-Thouet, 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 Brion-Pres-Thouet in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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Map of places to visit near Brion-Pres-Thouet

Markets in and near Brion-Pres-Thouet

  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (8km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Doue-la-Fontaine: market Monday (18km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saumur: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (25km)
  • Montsoreau: market Sunday (26km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about Brion-Pres-Thouet, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Brion-Pres-Thouet, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil-Bellay (10km)
  • Loudun (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (19km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (23km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (25km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (27km)
  • Prieuré de Notre-Dame de Cunault (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chenehutte-Treves-Cunault) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (40km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (42km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brion-Pres-Thouet

Canton: Thouars 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Bressuire

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79290

Distance to Brion-Pres-Thouet

from Niort (prefecture): 83 km

from Paris: 276 km

from Calais: 459 km

from Nice: 691 km

from Bordeaux: 248 km

from Strasbourg: 616 km

Getting here

Brion-Pres-Thouet is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Brion-Pres-Thouet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antoigne, Argenton-l'Eglise, Louzy, Saint-Cyr-la-Lande, Saint-Martin-de-Macon, Saint-Martin-de-Sanzay, Sainte-Verge and Tourtenay.

This page in French: Visiter Brion-Pres-Thouet