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Cherves-Richemont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cherves-Richemont in Charente

Photo is of Cognac at 6 km from Cherves-Richemont

Visit Cherves-Richemont: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Cognac at 6 km and Jarnac at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cherves-Richemont, 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-Richemont in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 6 km (direction south-south-east)

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside walk...

See Cognac guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide


at 22 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to...

See Saintes guide


at 23 km (direction south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle tower that...

See Pons guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy a stroll along...

See Saint-Simon guide
Saint-Jean d'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The historic centre of Saint-Jean d'Angely has several notable monuments including the...

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide


at 30 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

In an attractive setting on the banks of the Charente River, Saint-Savinien...

See Saint-Savinien guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle...

See Jonzac guide


at 34 km (direction south-east)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that...

See Barbezieux guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tusson guide


at 40 km (direction east)

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

See Angouleme guide


at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to stroll around...

See Torsac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Talmont guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cherves-Richemont


Markets in and near Cherves-Richemont

  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (14km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (23km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (31km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (38km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (40km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (41km)

Hotels near Cherves-Richemont

More information about Cherves-Richemont, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Cherves-Richemont, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (9km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (17km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (26km)
  • La Roche Courbon (35km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (39km)
  • Logis de Forge (43km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (3km)
  • Forêt de Pons (23km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (45km)

Geography and distances

Cherves-Richemont is in the west of France at 41 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Cherves-Richemont is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cherves-Richemont

Canton: Cognac-Nord

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16370

Distance to Cherves-Richemont

from Angouleme (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 601 km

from Nice: 643 km

from Bordeaux: 102 km

from Strasbourg: 689 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-Richemont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boutiers-Saint-Trojan, Burie, Cognac, Javrezac, Le Seure, Louzac-Saint-Andre, Mesnac, Saint-Laurent-de-Cognac and Saint-Sulpice-de-Cognac.

This page in French: Visiter Cherves-Richemont

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