Les Nouillers tourism and travel guide

Photo of Les Nouillers in Charente-Maritime

Photo is of Saint-Savinien at 6 km from Les Nouillers

Visit Les Nouillers: highlights and tourist information

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Les Nouillers 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 Les Nouillers in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Savinien at 6 km and Saint-Jean d\'Angely at 11 km.

Les Nouillers, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Savinien guide
Saint-Jean d\'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

at 11 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Surgeres guide


at 21 km (direction south)

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

See Saintes guide


at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Rochefort guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Brouage guide


Seaside resort at 34 km (direction west)

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

See Fouras guide


Seaside resort at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chatelaillon-Plage guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction west-south-west)

Not far from Royan the centre of Mornac-sur-Seudre is attractive and very pleasant to...

See Mornac-sur-Seudre guide


at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Charente department

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

See Cognac guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pons guide


Island at 40 km (direction west)

Ile d'Aix is a small island, explored on foot or by bike, known for...

See Ile-d'Aix guide
La Tremblade

La Tremblade

Seaside resort at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

Visit the beach and port at La Tremblade, and explore the sand dunes...

See La Tremblade guide
Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Marais Poitevin guide

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

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Markets in and near Les Nouillers

  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (21km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (24km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (27km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (28km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (35km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Chatelaillon-Plage: market Tuesday & Friday & (37km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

More information about Les Nouillers, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Les Nouillers, France

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


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) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (18km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (15km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (52km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (32km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (33km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (33km)
  • Forêt de Pons (40km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (43km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (45km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (45km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (46km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (46km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (51km)
  • Pointe de Grave (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (31km)
  • Zoo de la Palmyre (47km)

Geography and distances

Les Nouillers is in the west of France at 45 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Les Nouillers is 396 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Nouillers

Canton: Saint-Savinien

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17380

Distance to Les Nouillers

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 396 km

from Calais: 588 km

from Nice: 673 km

from Bordeaux: 122 km

from Strasbourg: 700 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 Les Nouillers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Archingeay, Bignay, Chantemerle-sur-la-Soie, Fenioux, Grandjean, Puy-du-Lac, Saint-Savinien, Taillant, Tonnay-Boutonne, Torxe and Voissay.

This page in French: Visiter Les Nouillers