Grezac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grezac in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Talmont at 9 km from Grezac

Visit Grezac: highlights and tourist information

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Grezac is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Grezac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Talmont at 9 km and Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont at 9 km.

Grezac, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south-west)

Talmont-sur-Gironde is one of the prettiest villages in Charente-Maritime, well known for the imposing...

See Talmont guide
Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont

Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont

Church at 9 km (direction south-west)

The Church Sainte-Radegonde is a roman style church of the 12th century on the...

See Church Sainte-Radegonde of Talmont guide


at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

The beaches and rocky coast attract visitors to Meschers, and you can also see...

See Meschers-sur-Gironde guide


Seaside resort at 15 km (direction west)

At Royan you will enjoy the beaches and also the promenade along the seafront...

See Royan guide
Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Le Verdon-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 18 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gironde department

The small resort of Le Verdon-sur-Mer is quiet but has long sandy beaches...

See Le Verdon-sur-Mer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is attractive and very pleasant to...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to explore and...

See Saintes guide


at 23 km (direction east)

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle tower that is a...

See Pons guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Gironde department

Soulac-sur-Mer is a long established beach resort at the north of the Medoc peninsula...

See Soulac-sur-Mer guide


at 24 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

While Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc would not be considered a tourist destination, you might like to stop...

See Saint-Vivien-de-Medoc guide
La Palmyre

La Palmyre

at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

You will find a beach at La Palmyre but it is best known for...

See La Palmyre guide
La Tremblade

La Tremblade

Seaside resort at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

Visit the beach and port at La Tremblade, and explore the sand dunes...

See La Tremblade guide


Seaside resort at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

The resort of Montaliver has a 12 kilometre beach, and has been popular since...

See Montalivet guide


at 33 km (direction north-west)

The town of Brouage is visited for the substantial fortifications and citadel, dating from...

See Brouage guide

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Map of places to visit near Grezac


Markets in and near Grezac

  • Cozes: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (10km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market all days exc. Thursday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market Sunday and Monday (12km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Monday (17km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (23km)

More information about Grezac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Grezac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (22km)
  • La Roche Courbon (25km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Suzac (11km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (12km)
  • Pointe de Grave (18km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (22km)
  • Forêt de Pons (23km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (32km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (32km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (33km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (40km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (27km)

Geography and distances

Grezac is in the west of France at 66 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Grezac is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grezac

Canton: Cozes

Arrondissement: Saintes

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17120

Distance to Grezac

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 627 km

from Nice: 675 km

from Bordeaux: 88 km

from Strasbourg: 729 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arces, Corme-Ecluse, Cozes, La Chay, Meursac, Semussac and Thaims.

This page in French: Visiter Grezac