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Photo is of Jonzac at 5 km from Clam

Visit Clam: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Jonzac at 5 km and Pons at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Clam, 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 Clam in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Jonzac

Jonzac

at 5 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Jonzac guide
Pons

Pons

at 12 km (direction north-west)

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a...

See Pons guide
Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 23 km (direction east), in the Charente department

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

See Barbezieux guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 24 km (direction north-north-east), in the Charente department

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

See Cognac guide
 
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Jarnac

Jarnac

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

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

See Jarnac guide
Saintes

Saintes

at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saintes guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Charente department

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

See Saint-Simon guide
Talmont

Talmont

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Talmont guide
Meschers-sur-Gironde

Meschers-sur-Gironde

at 40 km (direction west)

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and you...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide
Pauillac

Pauillac

at 40 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

The small town of Pauillac is best known for the surrounding...

See Pauillac guide
Vertheuil

Vertheuil

at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gironde department

In this tiny village you can see Vertheuil Abbey...

See Vertheuil guide
Lesparre-Medoc

Lesparre-Medoc

at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gironde department

A small town in Medoc, at Lesparre-Medoc you can see the remains...

See Lesparre-Medoc guide
Blaye

Blaye

at 44 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gironde department

The town of Blaye is well known because of the...

See Blaye guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 45 km (direction east), in the Charente department

The 12th century church in roman style is the...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide

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

Map of places to visit near Clam

 
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Markets in and near Clam

  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (12km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (23km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (42km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (43km)

Hotels near Clam

More information about Clam, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Clam, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (31km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (21km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (24km)
  • La Roche Courbon (45km)
  • Logis de Forge (45km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (12km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (15km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (26km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (42km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Clam is in the west of France at 92 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Clam is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Clam

Canton: Saint-Genis-de-Saintonge

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17500

Distance to Clam

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 92 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 630 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 74 km

from Strasbourg: 709 km

Getting here

Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Clam from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chadenac, Clion, Guitinieres, Jonzac, Lussac, Marignac, Mosnac, Neuillac, Neulles, Reaux, Saint-Georges-Antignac, Saint-Germain-de-Lusignan, Saint-Gregoire-d'Ardennes, Saint-Martial-de-Vitaterne and Saint-Maurice-de-Tavernole.

This page in French: Visiter Clam

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