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Dienne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Nouaille-Maupertuis at 13 km from Dienne

Visit Dienne: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Nouaille-Maupertuis at 13 km and Chauvigny at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dienne, 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 Dienne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Nouaille-Maupertuis

Nouaille-Maupertuis

at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide
Chauvigny

Chauvigny

at 16 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chauvigny guide
Poitiers

Poitiers

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Poitiers guide
Montmorillon

Montmorillon

at 25 km (direction east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to...

See Montmorillon guide
 
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Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Heritage Site at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
Futuroscope

Futuroscope

Theme Park at 29 km (direction north-west)

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

See Futuroscope guide
Angles-sur-l'Anglin

Angles-sur-l'Anglin

Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction north-east)

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide
Chatellerault

Chatellerault

at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chatellerault guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 43 km (direction north-east)

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments...

See La Roche-Posay guide
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

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

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Le-Dorat

Le-Dorat

at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy...

See Le-Dorat guide
Confolens

Confolens

at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient...

See Confolens guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 52 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente department

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

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Bellac

Bellac

at 52 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses...

See Bellac guide

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Map of places to visit near Dienne

 
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Markets in and near Dienne

  • Vivonne: market Saturday (22km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (23km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (28km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (30km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (36km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (36km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (37km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near Dienne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (35km)
  • Sanxay (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (16km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (24km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (33km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (39km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Laverré (17km)
  • Touffou (20km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (30km)
 
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Geography and distances

Dienne is in the west of France at 23 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Dienne is 300 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dienne

Canton: Villedieu-du-Clain

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86410

Distance to Dienne

from Poitiers (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 300 km

from Calais: 510 km

from Nice: 609 km

from Bordeaux: 199 km

from Strasbourg: 590 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 Dienne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fleure, Lhommaize, Saint-Laurent-de-Jourdes, Vernon and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visiter Dienne

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