Chouppes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chouppes: highlights and tourist information

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Chouppes is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 29 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Chouppes is 280 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 16 km and Futuroscope at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chouppes, 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 Chouppes in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Chouppes

Markets in and near Chouppes

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (18km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (19km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (21km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (23km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (24km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (26km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (28km)

More information about Chouppes, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Chouppes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (23km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (23km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (43km)
  • Chauvigny (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (18km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (42km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (21km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (33km)
  • Touffou (39km)
  • La Guyonnière (40km)
  • Laverré (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chouppes

Canton: Monts-sur-Guesnes

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86110

Distance to Chouppes

from Poitiers (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 280 km

from Calais: 476 km

from Nice: 654 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

Chouppes is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Chouppes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberre, Coussay, Cuhon, Mirebeau, Saint-Jean-de-Sauves, Thurageau, Varennes and Verrue.

This page in French: Visiter Chouppes