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Lamerac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lamerac in Charente

Photo is of Barbezieux at 7 km from Lamerac

Visit Lamerac: highlights and tourist information

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Lamerac is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barbezieux at 7 km and Jonzac at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Lamerac, 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 Lamerac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the...

See Barbezieux guide
Jonzac

Jonzac

at 16 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small...

See Jonzac guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 27 km (direction north-east)

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy...

See Saint-Simon guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 28 km (direction north-east)

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

See Jarnac guide
 
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Cognac

Cognac

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Cognac guide
Pons

Pons

at 30 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Pons guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 33 km (direction east)

Charmant is another pleasant Charente town, with a small castle and...

See Charmant guide
Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for its...

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 37 km (direction east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to...

See Torsac guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with...

See Angouleme guide
Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 40 km (direction east)

The village of Villebois-Lavalette is pleasant to explore, and also has a...

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Saintes

Saintes

at 47 km (direction north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Saintes guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente

Map of places to visit near Lamerac

 
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Markets in and near Lamerac

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (27km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (28km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (30km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (38km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Lamerac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Lamerac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (42km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (47km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (14km)
  • Logis de Forge (30km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (37km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (53km)
  • La Roche Courbon (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (30km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (32km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (33km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (53km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Lamerac is in the west of France at 38 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Lamerac is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lamerac

Canton: Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16300

Distance to Lamerac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 632 km

from Nice: 624 km

from Bordeaux: 72 km

from Strasbourg: 698 km

Getting here

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 Lamerac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde, Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire, Brie-sous-Archiac, Guimps, Le Tatre, Montchaude, Reignac and Saint-Maigrin.

This page in French: Visiter Lamerac

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