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Chaillevette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chaillevette in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Mornac-sur-Seudre at 4 km from Chaillevette

Visit Chaillevette: highlights and tourist information

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Chaillevette is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mornac-sur-Seudre at 4 km and La Palmyre at 6 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chaillevette, 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 Chaillevette in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction east-south-east)

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is attractive...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide
La Palmyre

La Palmyre

at 6 km (direction west)

You will find a beach at La Palmyre but it...

See La Palmyre guide
La Tremblade

La Tremblade

Seaside resort at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

Visit the beach and port at La Tremblade, and explore...

See La Tremblade guide


Seaside resort at 10 km (direction north-west)

Ronce-les-Bains is a long established resort with several beaches nearby,...

See Ronce-les-Bains guide


Seaside resort at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

At Royan you will enjoy the beaches and also the...

See Royan guide


at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

The town of Brouage is visited for the substantial fortifications and citadel,...

See Brouage guide
Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 20 km (direction south), in the Gironde department

The small resort of Le Verdon-sur-Mer is quiet but has long sandy...

See Le Verdon-sur-Mer guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-east)

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and you can...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gironde department

Soulac-sur-Mer is a long established beach resort at the north...

See Soulac-sur-Mer guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

Rochefort is an attractive 18th century town with a...

See Rochefort guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-east)

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime, well known...

See Talmont guide


Seaside resort at 29 km (direction south-east)

While the beaches are the main highlight here in...

See Fouras guide
Ile d'Oleron

Ile d'Oleron

Island at 29 km (direction north-west)

It is usually the beaches that attract visitors to Ile...

See Ile d'Oleron guide


Island at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

Ile d'Aix is a small island, explored on foot...

See Ile-d'Aix guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chaillevette


Markets in and near Chaillevette

  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Arvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Les Mathes: market every day except Monday (6km)
  • La Tremblade: market every day except Tuesday (7km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Monday (11km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (12km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (13km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Sunday (14km)

More information about Chaillevette, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Chaillevette, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (24km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (30km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (41km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (10km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (13km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (13km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (15km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (17km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (18km)
  • Pointe de Grave (22km)
  • Forêt de Pons (44km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (9km)

Geography and distances

Chaillevette is in the west of France at 48 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Chaillevette is 433 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaillevette

Canton: Tremblade

Arrondissement: Rochefort

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17890

Distance to Chaillevette

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 433 km

from Calais: 619 km

from Nice: 696 km

from Bordeaux: 107 km

from Strasbourg: 738 km

Getting here

Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Chaillevette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arvert, Breuillet, Etaules, La Tremblade, Mornac-sur-Seudre and Nieulle-sur-Seudre.

This page in French: Visiter Chaillevette

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