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Visit Grandjean: highlights and tourist information

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Grandjean is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 52 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Grandjean is 399 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savinien at 6 km and Saint-Jean d'Angely at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grandjean, 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 Grandjean 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Grandjean


Markets in and near Grandjean

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (23km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (26km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (28km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (29km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (33km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (34km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)

More information about Grandjean, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Grandjean, France

What to do at Grandjean? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Grandjean.


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (2km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (15km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (50km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (26km)
  • Forêt de Pons (33km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (36km)
  • Forêt de Benon (39km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (43km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (44km)
  • Pointe de Grave (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (34km)
  • Zoo de la Palmyre (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandjean

Canton: Saint-Savinien

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17350

Distance to Grandjean

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 399 km

from Calais: 592 km

from Nice: 667 km

from Bordeaux: 116 km

from Strasbourg: 698 km

Getting here

Grandjean is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Grandjean from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annepont, Bignay, Fenioux, Juicq, La Frediere, Les Nouillers, Mazeray, Port-d'Envaux, Saint-Savinien, Taillant and Taillebourg.

This page in French: Visiter Grandjean

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