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Cherves-Chatelars tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cherves-Chatelars in Charente

Photo is of La Rochefoucauld at 15 km from Cherves-Chatelars

Visit Cherves-Chatelars: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include La Rochefoucauld at 15 km and Chateau de La Rochefoucauld at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cherves-Chatelars, 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 Cherves-Chatelars in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide


at 21 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Rochechouart guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Marthon guide


at 24 km (direction south), in the Dordogne department

Varaignes is a pretty village with a castle at...

See Varaignes guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Confolens guide


at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bayers guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Saint-Junien guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Brigueuil guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 32 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite gardens...

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional...

See Nontron guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cherves-Chatelars


Markets in and near Cherves-Chatelars

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (29km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (29km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (36km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (38km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (41km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (41km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (42km)

More information about Cherves-Chatelars, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Cherves-Chatelars, France

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

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) (20km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (36km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (37km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (43km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (47km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (32km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (32km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (39km)
  • Logis de Forge (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (27km)
  • Site Corot (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Cherves-Chatelars is in the west of France at 35 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Cherves-Chatelars is 365 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cherves-Chatelars

Canton: Montemboeuf

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16310

Distance to Cherves-Chatelars

from Angouleme (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 365 km

from Calais: 579 km

from Nice: 580 km

from Bordeaux: 139 km

from Strasbourg: 625 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 Cherves-Chatelars from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Genouillac, Mazieres, Montemboeuf, Mouzon, Saint-Adjutory, Suaux and Vitrac-Saint-Vincent.

This page in French: Visiter Cherves-Chatelars

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