Haims tourism and travel guide

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Visit Haims: highlights and tourist information

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Haims is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 45 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Haims is 283 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe at 8 km and Montmorillon at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Haims, 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 Haims 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Haims

Markets in and near Haims

  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (8km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (18km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (39km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (41km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (42km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (44km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (45km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (46km)

More information about Haims, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Haims, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (8km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (39km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (41km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (44km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (56km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (28km)
  • Laverré (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (31km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Haims

Canton: Trimouille

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 86310

Distance to Haims

from Poitiers (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 283 km

from Calais: 499 km

from Nice: 587 km

from Bordeaux: 219 km

from Strasbourg: 562 km

Getting here

Haims is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Haims from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antigny, Bethines, Jouhet, Journet and Villemort.

This page in French: Visiter Haims