Consac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Consac: highlights and tourist information

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Consac is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 93 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Consac is 443 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jonzac at 13 km and Pons at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Consac, 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 Consac 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Consac

Markets in and near Consac

  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (19km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (21km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (35km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market all days exc. Thursday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market Sunday and Monday (37km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)

More information about Consac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Consac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (30km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (9km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (35km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (38km)
  • La Roche Courbon (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Lande (6km)
  • Forêt de Pons (19km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (35km)
  • Pointe de Grave (37km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (38km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (38km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Consac

Canton: Mirambeau

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17150

Distance to Consac

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 93 km

from Paris: 443 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 651 km

from Bordeaux: 64 km

from Strasbourg: 724 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mirambeau, Nieul-le-Virouil, Plassac, Saint-Ciers-du-Taillon, Saint-Dizant-du-Bois, Saint-Martial-de-Mirambeau, Saint-Sigismond-de-Clermont, Sainte-Ramee, Semillac and Semoussac.

This page in French: Visiter Consac