Le Mung tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Mung: highlights and tourist information

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Le Mung is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 46 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Le Mung is 404 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savinien at 3 km and Saintes at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Mung, 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 Le Mung 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 Le Mung

Markets in and near Le Mung

  • Echillais: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (21km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (26km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (28km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (31km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (33km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Sunday (34km)

More information about Le Mung, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Le Mung, France

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


  • Aquarium de La Rochelle (46km)

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) (9km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (8km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (56km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hiers-Brouage (28km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (32km)
  • Forêt de Pons (35km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (37km)
  • Forêt de Benon (37km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (38km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (40km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (41km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (45km)
  • Pointe de Grave (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (39km)
  • Zoo de la Palmyre (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Mung

Canton: Saint-Savinien

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17350

Distance to Le Mung

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 404 km

from Calais: 595 km

from Nice: 674 km

from Bordeaux: 116 km

from Strasbourg: 706 km

Getting here

Le Mung 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 Le Mung from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Crazannes, Geay, Port-d'Envaux, Saint-Savinien and Taillebourg.

This page in French: Visiter Le Mung