Bunzac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bunzac in Charente

Photo is of La Rochefoucauld at 5 km from Bunzac

Visit Bunzac: highlights and tourist information

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Bunzac is situated in the Charente 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 Bunzac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Rochefoucauld at 5 km and Chateau de La Rochefoucauld at 6 km.

Bunzac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 5 km (direction north-east)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to stroll around the rest of...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 6 km (direction north-north-east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in Charente, with both...

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Marthon

Marthon

at 12 km (direction south-east)

In Marthon there is no single monument that dominates, but rather several small buildings...

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Angouleme

Angouleme

at 16 km (direction west)

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

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Varaignes

Varaignes

at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Varaignes is a pretty village with a castle at its centre. The castle is...

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Torsac

Torsac

at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

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Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert

Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert

at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert is a charming village with a church and castle and a lovely riverside...

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Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here in Mouthiers-sur-Boeme...

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Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Charmant

Charmant

at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

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Bayers

Bayers

at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here, and thers are several other...

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Mareuil-en-Perigord

Mareuil-en-Perigord

at 29 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

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

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Nontron

Nontron

at 31 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park to the north...

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Markets in and near Bunzac

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (10km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (22km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (40km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (44km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (44km)

More information about Bunzac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Bunzac, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (44km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (47km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (48km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (24km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (34km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (37km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (40km)
  • Site Corot (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
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Geography and distances

Bunzac is in the west of France at 16 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Bunzac is 382 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bunzac

Canton: Rochefoucauld

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16110

Distance to Bunzac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 382 km

from Calais: 594 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 120 km

from Strasbourg: 644 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 Bunzac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chazelles, La Rochefoucauld, Pranzac, Rancogne, Rivieres, Saint-Projet-Saint-Constant and Vilhonneur.

This page in French: Visiter Bunzac