Maisonneuve tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maisonneuve: highlights and tourist information

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Maisonneuve is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 26 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Maisonneuve is 293 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 19 km and Parthenay at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maisonneuve, 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 Maisonneuve 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Maisonneuve

Markets in and near Maisonneuve

  • Thenezay: market Sunday (6km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (12km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (19km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (24km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (25km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (26km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (33km)

More information about Maisonneuve, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Maisonneuve, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (33km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (25km)
  • Oiron Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (19km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (8km)
  • La Guyonnière (27km)
  • Laverré (37km)
  • Touffou (42km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maisonneuve

Canton: Mirebeau

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86170

Distance to Maisonneuve

from Poitiers (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 293 km

from Calais: 488 km

from Nice: 657 km

from Bordeaux: 215 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

Maisonneuve is in the west of France. 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 Maisonneuve from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cherves, Cuhon, Doux, Maille, Massognes and Vouzailles.

This page in French: Visiter Maisonneuve