La Clisse tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Clisse: highlights and tourist information

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La Clisse is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 56 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: La Clisse is 419 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saintes at 10 km and Saint-Savinien at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Clisse, 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 La Clisse 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 La Clisse

Markets in and near La Clisse

  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (14km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market all days exc. Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market Sunday and Monday (22km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (23km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (24km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Vaux sur Mer: market Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday - seasonal market only (26km)

More information about La Clisse, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near La Clisse, France

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

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) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (10km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (34km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pointe de Suzac (23km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (23km)
  • Forêt de Pons (24km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (27km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (31km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (31km)
  • Pointe de Grave (31km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (34km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (37km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Clisse

Canton: Saujon

Arrondissement: Saintes

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17600

Distance to La Clisse

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 419 km

from Calais: 611 km

from Nice: 673 km

from Bordeaux: 101 km

from Strasbourg: 717 km

Getting here

La Clisse 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 La Clisse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balanzac, Corme-Royal, Luchat, Pessines, Pisany, Saint-Georges-Des-Coteaux, Soulignonne and Varzay.

This page in French: Visiter La Clisse