Cisse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cisse: highlights and tourist information

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Cisse is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 11 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Cisse is 292 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Poitiers at 11 km and Futuroscope at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cisse, 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 Cisse 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 Cisse

Markets in and near Cisse

  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (5km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (10km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (11km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (21km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (23km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (25km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (29km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (31km)

More information about Cisse, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Cisse, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (42km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (25km)
  • Oiron Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (33km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (34km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (40km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (18km)
  • Laverré (24km)
  • Touffou (28km)
  • La Guyonnière (36km)

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 (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cisse

Canton: Neuville-de-Poitou

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86170

Distance to Cisse

from Poitiers (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 292 km

from Calais: 493 km

from Nice: 641 km

from Bordeaux: 211 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avanton, Charrais, Migne-Auxances, Neuville-de-Poitou, Quincay, Villiers, Vouille and Yversay.

This page in French: Visiter Cisse