Le Vieux-Cerier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Vieux-Cerier: highlights and tourist information

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Le Vieux-Cerier is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 42 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Le Vieux-Cerier is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nanteuil-en-Vallee at 10 km and Verteuil-sur-Charente at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Vieux-Cerier, 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 Vieux-Cerier in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Le Vieux-Cerier

Markets in and near Le Vieux-Cerier

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (32km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (35km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (36km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (36km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (42km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (43km)

More information about Le Vieux-Cerier, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Le Vieux-Cerier, France

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

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (20km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (12km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (20km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (25km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (26km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (27km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (15km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (29km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (33km)
  • Site Corot (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Vieux-Cerier

Canton: Champagne-Mouton

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16350

Distance to Le Vieux-Cerier

from Angouleme (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 594 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 623 km

Getting here

Le Vieux-Cerier is in the west of France. 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 Le Vieux-Cerier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu-sur-Sonnette, Champagne-Mouton, Chassiecq, Le Grand-Madieu, Parzac, Saint-Coutant, Saint-Laurent-de-Ceris, Turgon and Vieux-Ruffec.

This page in French: Visiter Le Vieux-Cerier