Chassiecq tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chassiecq: highlights and tourist information

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Chassiecq is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 38 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Chassiecq is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nanteuil-en-Vallee at 7 km and Verteuil-sur-Charente at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chassiecq, 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 Chassiecq 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 Chassiecq

Markets in and near Chassiecq

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (29km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (33km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (33km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (38km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (39km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (41km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (43km)

More information about Chassiecq, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Chassiecq, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (17km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (17km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (23km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (30km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (32km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (12km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (24km)
  • Logis de Forge (48km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (49km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (50km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (33km)
  • Site Corot (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chassiecq

Canton: Champagne-Mouton

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16350

Distance to Chassiecq

from Angouleme (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 598 km

from Bordeaux: 145 km

from Strasbourg: 628 km

Getting here

Chassiecq 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 Chassiecq from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu-sur-Sonnette, Champagne-Mouton, Le Grand-Madieu, Le Vieux-Cerier, Nanteuil-en-Vallee, Parzac, Saint-Coutant, Saint-Gourson, Saint-Sulpice-de-Ruffec and Turgon.

This page in French: Visiter Chassiecq