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Photo is of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 18 km from Brossac

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Visit Brossac: highlights and tourist information

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Brossac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 39 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Brossac is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 18 km and Barbezieux at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Brossac, 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 Brossac 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 Charente

Map of places to visit near Brossac

Markets in and near Brossac

  • Chalais: market Monday (9km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (29km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (33km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (37km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (39km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (39km)

More information about Brossac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Brossac, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (29km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (26km)
  • Logis de Forge (28km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (47km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (48km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (50km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (54km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (55km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Brossac

Canton: Brossac

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16480

Distance to Brossac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 69 km

from Strasbourg: 693 km

Getting here

Brossac is in the west of France. 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 Brossac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bardenac, Brie-sous-Chalais, Chatignac, Chillac, Curac, Guizengeard, Passirac, Saint-Felix, Saint-Vallier and Sainte-Souline.

This page in French: Visiter Brossac

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