Maisontiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maisontiers: highlights and tourist information

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Maisontiers is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 53 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Maisontiers is 302 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 15 km and Moncontour, Vienne at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maisontiers, 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 Maisontiers 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Maisontiers

Markets in and near Maisontiers

  • Airvault: market Saturday (10km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (15km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (18km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (23km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (28km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (35km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)

More information about Maisontiers, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Maisontiers, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (15km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (48km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (50km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (22km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (23km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (45km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (56km)
  • Laverré (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maisontiers

Canton: Saint-Loup-Lamairé

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79600

Distance to Maisontiers

from Niort (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 302 km

from Calais: 489 km

from Nice: 680 km

from Bordeaux: 217 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Getting here

Maisontiers is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Maisontiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amailloux, Boussais, Lageon and Tessonniere.

This page in French: Visiter Maisontiers