Lussac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lussac in Charente-Maritime

Visit Lussac: highlights and tourist information

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Lussac is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 93 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Lussac is 433 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jonzac at 4 km and Pons at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lussac, 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 Lussac 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 Lussac

Markets in and near Lussac

  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (13km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (21km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (25km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (42km)

More information about Lussac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Lussac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (27km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (30km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (18km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (27km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (44km)
  • La Roche Courbon (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Lande (12km)
  • Forêt de Pons (13km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (29km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (41km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (43km)
  • Pointe de Grave (45km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lussac

Canton: Jonzac

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17500

Distance to Lussac

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 93 km

from Paris: 433 km

from Calais: 633 km

from Nice: 644 km

from Bordeaux: 71 km

from Strasbourg: 713 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clam, Clion, Guitinieres, Jonzac, Marignac, Mosnac, Neulles, Saint-Georges-Antignac, Saint-Germain-de-Lusignan, Saint-Gregoire-d'Ardennes, Saint-Hilaire-du-Bois, Saint-Martial-de-Vitaterne, Saint-Maurice-de-Tavernole and Saint-Sigismond-de-Clermont.

This page in French: Visiter Lussac