Haimps tourism and travel guide

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Visit Haimps: highlights and tourist information

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Haimps is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 76 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Haimps is 386 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cognac at 20 km and Jarnac at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Haimps, 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 Haimps in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Haimps

Markets in and near Haimps

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (4km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (18km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (22km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (30km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (31km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (39km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (39km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (40km)

More information about Haimps, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Haimps, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (19km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (27km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (26km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (36km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (40km)
  • La Roche Courbon (41km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (45km)
  • Logis de Forge (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (18km)
  • Forêt de Pons (39km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (53km)
  • Forêt de Benon (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (33km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Haimps

Canton: Matha

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 17160

Distance to Haimps

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 76 km

from Paris: 386 km

from Calais: 586 km

from Nice: 641 km

from Bordeaux: 117 km

from Strasbourg: 675 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagnizeau, Ballans, Beauvais-sur-Matha, Brie-sous-Matha, Cresse, Gourvillette, Les Touches-de-Perigny, Louzignac, Massac, Matha, Siecq, Sonnac and Thors.

This page in French: Visiter Haimps