Guitinieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Guitinieres: highlights and tourist information

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Guitinieres is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 94 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Guitinieres is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jonzac at 6 km and Pons at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Guitinieres, 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 Guitinieres 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 Guitinieres

Markets in and near Guitinieres

  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (16km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (19km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (38km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Guitinieres, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Guitinieres, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (31km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (34km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (15km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (30km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (40km)
  • La Roche Courbon (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Lande (10km)
  • Forêt de Pons (16km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (33km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (40km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (42km)
  • Pointe de Grave (43km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (45km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Guitinieres

Canton: Jonzac

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17500

Distance to Guitinieres

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 94 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 637 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 67 km

from Strasbourg: 717 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clam, Clion, Lussac, Nieul-le-Virouil, Plassac, Saint-Dizant-du-Bois, Saint-Genis-de-Saintonge, Saint-Georges-Antignac, Saint-Germain-de-Lusignan, Saint-Hilaire-du-Bois, Saint-Sigismond-de-Clermont and Saint-Simon-de-Bordes.

This page in French: Visiter Guitinieres