Buxerolles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Buxerolles in Vienne

Photo is of Poitiers at 1 km from Buxerolles

Visit Buxerolles: highlights and tourist information

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Buxerolles is situated in the Vienne 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 Buxerolles in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Poitiers at 1 km and Futuroscope at 9 km.

Buxerolles, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Poitiers

Poitiers

at 1 km (direction south-south-west)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including the 12th century...

See Poitiers guide
Futuroscope

Futuroscope

Theme Park at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide
Nouaille-Maupertuis

Nouaille-Maupertuis

at 11 km (direction south-east)

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint Junien...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide
Chauvigny

Chauvigny

at 24 km (direction east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting Chauvigny...

See Chauvigny guide
 
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Chatellerault

Chatellerault

at 29 km (direction north-east)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide
Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Heritage Site at 40 km (direction east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the best example...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments in the...

See La Roche-Posay guide
Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 42 km (direction north-west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will also enjoy the town's leisure...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide
Angles-sur-l\'Anglin

Angles-sur-l'Anglin

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction east)

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make this one...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide
Montmorillon

Montmorillon

at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to discover in...

See Montmorillon guide
Parthenay

Parthenay

at 45 km (direction west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Parthenay is a quiet town, with historic monuments that hint at its importance iver...

See Parthenay guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 55 km (direction south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very impressive example of 12th century...

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide
Melle

Melle

at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The town of Melle is best known for its three roman style churches, built...

See Melle guide
Thouars

Thouars

at 60 km (direction north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars you can also see several...

See Thouars guide

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

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Markets in and near Buxerolles

  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (1km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (10km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (14km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (20km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (21km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (29km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (30km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Buxerolles, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Buxerolles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (29km)
  • Oiron Chateau (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (30km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (40km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (44km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (45km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Laverré (17km)
  • Touffou (19km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (27km)
  • La Guyonnière (44km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (20km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

Buxerolles is in the west of France at 1 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Buxerolles is 293 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buxerolles

Canton: Poitiers 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86180

Distance to Buxerolles

from Poitiers (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 293 km

from Calais: 497 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 208 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Buxerolles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biard, Mignaloux-Beauvoir, Migne-Auxances, Poitiers and Vouneuil-sous-Biard.

This page in French: Visiter Buxerolles