La Vergne tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Vergne in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Saint-Jean d'Angely at 3 km from La Vergne

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La Vergne 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 Vergne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean d'Angely at 3 km and Saint-Savinien at 12 km.

La Vergne, 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 3 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide
Saint-Savinien

Saint-Savinien

at 12 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Savinien guide
Surgeres

Surgeres

at 21 km (direction north-west)

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

See Surgeres guide
Saintes

Saintes

at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saintes guide
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Rochefort

Rochefort

at 31 km (direction west)

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

See Rochefort guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Charente department

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

See Cognac guide
Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

See Marais Poitevin guide
Fouras

Fouras

Seaside resort at 41 km (direction west)

While the beaches are the main highlight here in Fouras, be sure...

See Fouras guide
Coulon

Coulon

Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction west), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Coulon guide
Brouage

Brouage

at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Brouage is visited for the substantial fortifications and citadel,...

See Brouage guide
Niort

Niort

at 42 km (direction north-north-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

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

See Niort guide
Chatelaillon-Plage

Chatelaillon-Plage

Seaside resort at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

The seaside resort of Chatelaillon-Plage has a long sandy beach and a...

See Chatelaillon-Plage guide
Pons

Pons

at 42 km (direction south)

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle tower that...

See Pons guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 43 km (direction south-east), in the Charente department

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide

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Markets in and near La Vergne

  • Aulnay: market Sunday (19km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (21km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (22km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (31km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (34km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (41km)

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Tourist attractions near La Vergne, France

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

Aquarium

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (23km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (23km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (31km)
  • Forêt de Benon (32km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (41km)
  • Forêt de Pons (42km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (42km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (51km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (25km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Vergne is in the west of France at 50 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: La Vergne is 390 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Vergne

Canton: Loulay

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17400

Distance to La Vergne

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 390 km

from Calais: 583 km

from Nice: 667 km

from Bordeaux: 125 km

from Strasbourg: 692 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 Vergne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bignay, Chantemerle-sur-la-Soie, La Benate, Landes, Mazeray, Saint-Denis-du-Pin, Saint-Jean-d'Angely, Saint-Loup, Ternant, Torxe and Voissay.

This page in French: Visiter La Vergne

 
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