Combiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Combiers: highlights and tourist information

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Combiers is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 26 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Combiers is 402 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villebois-Lavalette at 11 km and Chateau de la Mercerie at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Combiers, 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 Combiers 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 Charente

Map of places to visit near Combiers

Markets in and near Combiers

  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (23km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (26km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (27km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (28km)

More information about Combiers, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Combiers, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (27km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (28km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (33km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (40km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (24km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (45km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Combiers

Canton: Villebois-Lavalette

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16320

Distance to Combiers

from Angouleme (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 402 km

from Calais: 616 km

from Nice: 578 km

from Bordeaux: 107 km

from Strasbourg: 653 km

Getting here

Combiers is in the west of France. 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 Combiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charras, Edon, Les Graulges, Mareuil, Puyrenier, Rougnac and Sainte-Croix-de-Mareuil.

This page in French: Visiter Combiers