Fenioux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fenioux: highlights and tourist information

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Fenioux 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 25 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Fenioux is 333 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cherveux at 18 km and Nieul-sur-l'Autise at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fenioux, 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 Fenioux 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 Fenioux

Markets in and near Fenioux

  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Benet: market Monday (21km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (22km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (25km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (25km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (26km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (33km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (36km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (41km)

More information about Fenioux, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Fenioux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (22km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (32km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (46km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (20km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (40km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (40km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (38km)
  • Forêt de Benon (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (20km)
  • Zoodyssée (45km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fenioux

Canton: Coulonges-sur-l'Autize

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79160

Distance to Fenioux

from Niort (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 333 km

from Calais: 519 km

from Nice: 686 km

from Bordeaux: 190 km

from Strasbourg: 658 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-Thireuil, Le Beugnon, Le Retail, Pamplie, Puihardy, Scille and Xaintray.

This page in French: Visiter Fenioux