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Curzay-sur-Vonne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Poitiers at 24 km from Curzay-sur-Vonne

Visit Curzay-sur-Vonne: highlights and tourist information

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Curzay-sur-Vonne is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Poitiers at 24 km and Parthenay at 28 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Curzay-sur-Vonne, 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 Curzay-sur-Vonne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting...

See Poitiers guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Parthenay is a quiet town, with historic monuments that hint at its...

See Parthenay guide


at 28 km (direction east)

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

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide


Theme Park at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Futuroscope guide
Chateau de Cherveux

Chateau de Cherveux

Castle at 32 km (direction west), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Chateau de Cherveux guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide


at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Melle guide


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

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

See Niort guide
Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 44 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide


at 47 km (direction east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop...

See Chauvigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Established since 2000 years agio, Coulon is now a centre for exploring...

See Coulon guide


at 53 km (direction north-east)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th...

See Chatellerault guide
Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 54 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The Marais-Poitevin is a region of canals and marshes,...

See Marais Poitevin guide


at 69 km (direction 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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Vienne

Map of places to visit near Curzay-sur-Vonne


Markets in and near Curzay-sur-Vonne

  • Rouille: market Friday (8km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (18km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (19km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (22km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (24km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (26km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (28km)

More information about Curzay-sur-Vonne, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Curzay-sur-Vonne, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (4km)
  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (9km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (31km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (43km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (44km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (46km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (48km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (48km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (19km)
  • Laverré (23km)
  • La Guyonnière (23km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (33km)
  • Touffou (44km)

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 (18km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (33km)
  • Zoodyssée (51km)

Geography and distances

Curzay-sur-Vonne is in the west of France at 24 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Curzay-sur-Vonne is 314 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Curzay-sur-Vonne

Canton: Lusignan

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86600

Distance to Curzay-sur-Vonne

from Poitiers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 314 km

from Calais: 513 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 190 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 Curzay-sur-Vonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Jazeneuil, La Chapelle-Montreuil, Les Forges and Sanxay.

This page in French: Visiter Curzay-sur-Vonne

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