Magnac-Lavalette-Villars tourism and travel guide

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Visit Magnac-Lavalette-Villars: highlights and tourist information

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Magnac-Lavalette-Villars is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 18 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Magnac-Lavalette-Villars is 405 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Magnac-Lavalette-Villars

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial wing added in the 20th century, and now recently restored: Chateau de la Mercerie

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de la Mercerie at 1 km and Villebois-Lavalette at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Magnac-Lavalette-Villars, 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 Magnac-Lavalette-Villars 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 Magnac-Lavalette-Villars

Markets in and near Magnac-Lavalette-Villars

  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (17km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (17km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (19km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (20km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (30km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (32km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (33km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (34km)

More information about Magnac-Lavalette-Villars, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Magnac-Lavalette-Villars, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (22km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (29km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (35km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (43km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (46km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (60km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (12km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (25km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Magnac-Lavalette-Villars

Canton: Villebois-Lavalette

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16320

Distance to Magnac-Lavalette-Villars

from Angouleme (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 405 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 98 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

Magnac-Lavalette-Villars 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 Magnac-Lavalette-Villars from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blanzaguet-Saint-Cybard, Charmant, Dignac, Fouquebrune, Gardes-le-Pontaroux, Juillaguet, Ronsenac and Villebois-Lavalette.

This page in French: Visiter Magnac-Lavalette-Villars