Courbillac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courbillac: highlights and tourist information

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Courbillac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 30 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Courbillac is 393 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jarnac at 10 km and Cognac at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courbillac, 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 Courbillac 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 Courbillac

Markets in and near Courbillac

  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (10km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (15km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (28km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (31km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (33km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (35km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Courbillac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Courbillac, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (33km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (55km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (24km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (27km)
  • Logis de Forge (33km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (46km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (15km)
  • Forêt de Pons (35km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courbillac

Canton: Rouillac

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16200

Distance to Courbillac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 393 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 108 km

from Strasbourg: 676 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballans, Brie-sous-Matha, Houlette, Macqueville, Mareuil, Neuvicq-le-Chateau, Plaizac, Reparsac, Sainte-Severe, Sigogne and Sonneville.

This page in French: Visiter Courbillac