Exireuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Exireuil in Deux-Sevres

Visit Exireuil: highlights and tourist information

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Exireuil is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Exireuil is 330 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cherveux at 13 km and Niort at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Exireuil, 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 Exireuil 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Exireuil

Markets in and near Exireuil

  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (3km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (10km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (11km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (18km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (24km)
  • Melle: market Friday (24km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Benet: market Monday (32km)

More information about Exireuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Exireuil, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (33km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (42km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (49km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (16km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (24km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (29km)
  • Laverré (41km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (36km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (43km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Exireuil

Canton: Saint-Maixent-l'École 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79400

Distance to Exireuil

from Niort (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 330 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 660 km

from Bordeaux: 180 km

from Strasbourg: 642 km

Getting here

Exireuil is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Exireuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Nanteuil, Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole, Saint-Martin-de-Saint-Maixent, Sainte-Eanne and Saivres.

This page in French: Visiter Exireuil