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Couhe tourism and travel guide

Photo of Couhe in Vienne

Photo is of Melle at 26 km from Couhe

Visit Couhe: highlights and tourist information

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Couhe is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle at 26 km and Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Couhe, 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 Couhe in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Melle

Melle

at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The town of Melle is best known for its...

See Melle guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very impressive example of...

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide
Nouaille-Maupertuis

Nouaille-Maupertuis

at 29 km (direction north-east)

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint Junien...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

at 30 km (direction south), in the Charente department

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the facade...

See Ruffec guide
 
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Poitiers

Poitiers

at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including...

See Poitiers guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 35 km (direction south), in the Charente department

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Tusson

Tusson

at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente department

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente...

See Tusson guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 42 km (direction south), in the Charente department

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here, and...

See Bayers guide
Chateau de Cherveux

Chateau de Cherveux

Castle at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The Chateau de Cherveux, one of the best preserved 15th...

See Chateau de Cherveux guide
Futuroscope

Futuroscope

Theme Park at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide
Chauvigny

Chauvigny

at 47 km (direction east-north-east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting Chauvigny...

See Chauvigny guide
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Charente department

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Niort

Niort

at 49 km (direction west), in the Deux-Sevres department

A typical local town rather than a tourist town, Niort does have...

See Niort guide

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Map of places to visit near Couhe

 
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Markets in and near Couhe

  • Chaunay: market Monday (10km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (15km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (17km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (19km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (23km)
  • Melle: market Friday (26km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (29km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Couhe, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (24km)
  • Sanxay (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (20km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (24km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (24km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (30km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Laverré (20km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (26km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (31km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (41km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (43km)
  • La Guyonnière (44km)
  • Touffou (47km)

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 (15km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (10km)
  • Zoodyssée (48km)
 
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Geography and distances

Couhe is in the west of France at 34 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Couhe is 327 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Couhe

Canton: Couhé

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86700

Distance to Couhe

from Poitiers (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 327 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 627 km

from Bordeaux: 173 km

from Strasbourg: 623 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ceaux-en-Couhe, Chatillon, Messe, Payre, Rom and Vaux.

This page in French: Visiter Couhe

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