Juignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Juignac in Charente

Visit Juignac: highlights and tourist information

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Juignac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 30 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Juignac is 421 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 12 km and Charmant at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Juignac, 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 Juignac 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

Map of places to visit near Juignac

Markets in and near Juignac

  • Chalais: market Monday (15km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (24km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (26km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (29km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (34km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (38km)

More information about Juignac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Juignac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (15km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (30km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (38km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (48km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (48km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (20km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (40km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Juignac

Canton: Montmoreau-Saint-Cybard

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16190

Distance to Juignac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 421 km

from Calais: 632 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 84 km

from Strasbourg: 676 km

Getting here

Juignac is in the west of France. Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Juignac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montignac-le-Coq, Montmoreau-Saint-Cybard, Pillac, Saint-Amant, Saint-Eutrope, Saint-Laurent-de-Belzagot, Salles-Lavalette and Vaux-Lavalette.

This page in French: Visiter Juignac