Mansle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mansle: highlights and tourist information

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Mansle is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 25 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Mansle is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayers at 7 km and Tusson at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mansle, 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 Mansle 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 Mansle

Markets in and near Mansle

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (22km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (25km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (29km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (30km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (37km)

More information about Mansle, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Mansle, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (17km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (28km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (34km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (42km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (50km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (11km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (19km)
  • Logis de Forge (36km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (44km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (32km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (42km)
  • Zoodyssée (53km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mansle

Canton: Mansle

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16230

Distance to Mansle

from Angouleme (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 578 km

from Nice: 609 km

from Bordeaux: 130 km

from Strasbourg: 646 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunac, Bayers, Cellettes, Fontclaireau, Fontenille, Licheres, Ligne, Luxe, Mouton, Moutonneau, Nanclars, Puyreaux, Saint-Ciers-sur-Bonnieure, Saint-Groux, Vervant and Xambes.

This page in French: Visiter Mansle