Fleix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fleix: highlights and tourist information

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Fleix is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 31 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Fleix is 283 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chauvigny at 8 km and Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fleix, 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 Fleix 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Fleix

Markets in and near Fleix

  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (9km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (26km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (31km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (32km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (32km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (33km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (40km)

More information about Fleix, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Fleix, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (8km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (32km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (35km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (14km)
  • Laverré (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fleix

Canton: Chauvigny

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86300

Distance to Fleix

from Poitiers (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 283 km

from Calais: 495 km

from Nice: 602 km

from Bordeaux: 217 km

from Strasbourg: 572 km

Getting here

Fleix is in the west of France. 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 Fleix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lauthiers, Leignes-sur-Fontaine and Paizay-le-Sec.

This page in French: Visiter Fleix