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Visit Courlac: highlights and tourist information

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Courlac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 39 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Courlac is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 8 km and Riberac at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courlac, 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 Courlac 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 Courlac

Markets in and near Courlac

  • Chalais: market Monday (5km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (33km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (34km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (37km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Courlac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Courlac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (47km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (28km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (43km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (50km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (51km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courlac

Canton: Chalais

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16210

Distance to Courlac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 642 km

from Nice: 597 km

from Bordeaux: 73 km

from Strasbourg: 687 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellon, Brie-sous-Chalais, Chalais, Curac, Montboyer, Orival, Rioux-Martin, Rouffiac, Saint-Laurent-Des-Combes, Saint-Quentin-de-Chalais and Saint-Romain.

This page in French: Visiter Courlac

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