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Chassiecq tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chassiecq in Charente

Photo is of Nanteuil-en-Vallee at 7 km from Chassiecq

Visit Chassiecq: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 7 km (direction north-west)

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 12 km (direction west-north-west)

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Bayers guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the facade...

See Ruffec guide
 
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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 23 km (direction south)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide
La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 24 km (direction south)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to stroll...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Confolens

Confolens

at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient...

See Confolens guide
Tusson

Tusson

at 24 km (direction west)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

See Angouleme guide
Rochechouart

Rochechouart

at 37 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a...

See Rochechouart guide
Brigueuil

Brigueuil

at 37 km (direction east)

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that...

See Brigueuil guide
Marthon

Marthon

at 38 km (direction south)

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

See Marthon guide
Saint-Junien

Saint-Junien

at 41 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien...

See Saint-Junien guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chassiecq

 
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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)

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Tourist attractions near Chassiecq, France

What to do at Chassiecq? 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

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)
 
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Geography and distances

Chassiecq is in the west of France at 38 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Chassiecq is 355 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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