Cuhon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cuhon in Vienne

Visit Cuhon: highlights and tourist information

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Cuhon is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 27 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Cuhon is 287 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 16 km and Futuroscope at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cuhon, 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 Cuhon 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Cuhon

Markets in and near Cuhon

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (10km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (14km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (19km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (22km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (27km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (29km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (29km)

More information about Cuhon, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Cuhon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (28km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (25km)
  • Sanxay (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (28km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (46km)
  • Chauvigny (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (18km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (13km)
  • La Guyonnière (32km)
  • Laverré (40km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (40km)
  • Touffou (41km)

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 (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cuhon

Canton: Mirebeau

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86110

Distance to Cuhon

from Poitiers (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 287 km

from Calais: 483 km

from Nice: 656 km

from Bordeaux: 220 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberre, Champigny-le-Sec, Chouppes, Craon, La Grimaudiere, Le Rochereau, Maisonneuve, Massognes, Mazeuil and Vouzailles.

This page in French: Visiter Cuhon