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Luchapt tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens at 15 km from Luchapt

Visit Luchapt: highlights and tourist information

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Luchapt is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Germain-de-Confolens at 15 km and Confolens at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Luchapt, 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 Luchapt in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 15 km (direction south-west), in the Charente department

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Confolens

Confolens

at 20 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente department

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient bridge and fountain...

See Confolens guide
Mortemart

Mortemart

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a...

See Mortemart guide
Montrol-Senard

Montrol-Senard

at 21 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into an...

See Montrol-Senard guide
 
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Bellac

Bellac

at 22 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest,...

See Bellac guide
Le-Dorat

Le-Dorat

at 24 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the...

See Le-Dorat guide
Brigueuil

Brigueuil

at 25 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the...

See Brigueuil guide
Montmorillon

Montmorillon

at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to...

See Montmorillon guide
Oradour-sur-Glane

Oradour-sur-Glane

at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide
Saint-Junien

Saint-Junien

at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be sure to...

See Saint-Junien guide
Rochechouart

Rochechouart

at 39 km (direction south), in the Haute-Vienne department

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a...

See Rochechouart guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 40 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente department

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide
Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Heritage Site at 44 km (direction north-north-east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide

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

Map of places to visit near Luchapt

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Markets in and near Luchapt

  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (33km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (44km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (48km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (49km)
  • Limoges: market every day (51km)

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Tourist attractions near Luchapt, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (54km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (18km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (18km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (29km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (33km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (38km)
 
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Geography and distances

Luchapt is in the west of France at 57 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Luchapt is 320 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Luchapt

Canton: Isle-Jourdain

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86430

Distance to Luchapt

from Poitiers (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 320 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 580 km

from Bordeaux: 183 km

from Strasbourg: 589 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Luchapt from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asnieres-sur-Blour, Mouterre-sur-Blourde, Saint-Barbant and Saint-Martial-sur-Isop.

This page in French: Visiter Luchapt

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