Lupsault tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lupsault in Charente

Visit Lupsault: highlights and tourist information

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Lupsault is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 37 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Lupsault is 372 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 11 km and Ruffec at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lupsault, 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 Lupsault 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

Map of places to visit near Lupsault

Markets in and near Lupsault

  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (19km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (20km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (23km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (25km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (26km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Melle: market Friday (32km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (35km)

More information about Lupsault, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Lupsault, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (37km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (42km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (43km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (11km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (29km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (32km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (44km)
  • Logis de Forge (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (33km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (52km)
  • Forêt de Pons (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (33km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lupsault

Canton: Aigre

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16140

Distance to Lupsault

from Angouleme (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 372 km

from Calais: 575 km

from Nice: 630 km

from Bordeaux: 129 km

from Strasbourg: 659 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbezieres, Chives, Couture-d'Argenson, Les Gours, Oradour, Ranville-Breuillaud, Saint-Fraigne and Villiers-Couture.

This page in French: Visiter Lupsault