Fouquebrune tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fouquebrune: highlights and tourist information

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Fouquebrune is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 14 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Fouquebrune is 404 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de la Mercerie at 4 km and Charmant at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fouquebrune, 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 Fouquebrune 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 Fouquebrune

Markets in and near Fouquebrune

  • La Couronne: market Saturday (12km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (15km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (17km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (21km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (29km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (31km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (38km)

More information about Fouquebrune, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Fouquebrune, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (33km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (41km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (44km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (50km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (50km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (7km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (25km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fouquebrune

Canton: Villebois-Lavalette

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16410

Distance to Fouquebrune

from Angouleme (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 404 km

from Calais: 615 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 98 km

from Strasbourg: 664 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chadurie, Charmant, Dignac, Juillaguet, Magnac-Lavalette-Villars, Ronsenac, Torsac and Villebois-Lavalette.

This page in French: Visiter Fouquebrune