La Jarrie-Audouin tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Jean d'Angely at 10 km from La Jarrie-Audouin

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La Jarrie-Audouin is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Jarrie-Audouin in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean d'Angely at 10 km and Surgeres at 22 km.

La Jarrie-Audouin, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Saint-Jean d'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

at 10 km (direction south-south-west)

The historic centre of Saint-Jean d'Angely has several notable monuments including the...

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

It is the cluster of monuments in the park in the centre...

See Surgeres guide


at 22 km (direction south-west)

In an attractive setting on the banks of the Charente River, Saint-Savinien...

See Saint-Savinien guide
Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The Marais-Poitevin is a region of canals and marshes, an unusual environment...

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at 33 km (direction north-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

A typical local town rather than a tourist town, Niort does have...

See Niort guide


at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to...

See Saintes guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Established since 2000 years agio, Coulon is now a centre for exploring...

See Coulon guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

The town of Melle is best known for its three roman style...

See Melle guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very impressive example of...

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide


at 38 km (direction west)

Rochefort is an attractive 18th century town with a famous corderie, where...

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at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside walk...

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Maillezais abbey

Maillezais abbey

Abbey at 43 km (direction north-west), in the Vendee department

The ruins of the Maillezais abbey are on the edge of the...

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at 44 km (direction east), in the Charente department

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Chateau de Cherveux

Chateau de Cherveux

Castle at 44 km (direction north-north-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

The Chateau de Cherveux, one of the best preserved 15th century castles...

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Markets in and near La Jarrie-Audouin

  • Aulnay: market Sunday (11km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (22km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (22km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (24km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (34km)
  • Melle: market Friday (34km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (39km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near La Jarrie-Audouin, France

What to do at La Jarrie-Audouin? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Jarrie-Audouin.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (29km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (46km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (33km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (34km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (30km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (36km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (15km)

Geography and distances

La Jarrie-Audouin is in the west of France at 53 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: La Jarrie-Audouin is 380 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Jarrie-Audouin

Canton: Loulay

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17330

Distance to La Jarrie-Audouin

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 380 km

from Calais: 574 km

from Nice: 663 km

from Bordeaux: 133 km

from Strasbourg: 682 km

Getting here

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 Jarrie-Audouin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antezant-la-Chapelle, Blanzay-sur-Boutonne, Coivert, Dampierre-sur-Boutonne, La Croix-Comtesse, Loulay, Lozay, Migre, Nuaille-sur-Boutonne, Saint-Denis-du-Pin, Saint-Martial, Saint-Pardoult, Vergne and Vervant.

This page in French: Visiter La Jarrie-Audouin