Fleac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fleac: highlights and tourist information

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Fleac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 5 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Fleac is 393 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Angouleme at 4 km and Mouthiers-sur-Boeme at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fleac, 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 Fleac 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 Charente

Map of places to visit near Fleac

Markets in and near Fleac

  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (4km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (6km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (10km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (21km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (39km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)

More information about Fleac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Fleac, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aulnay église St Pierre (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (2km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (4km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (10km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (27km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (51km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (12km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (23km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (30km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (29km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fleac

Canton: Couronne

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16730

Distance to Fleac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 393 km

from Calais: 602 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 106 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

Fleac is in the west of France. Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Fleac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angouleme, Asnieres-sur-Nouere, Balzac, Gond-Pontouvre, Linars, Nersac, Saint-Michel, Saint-Saturnin, Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente and Trois-Palis.

This page in French: Visiter Fleac