Mareuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mareuil in Charente

Visit Mareuil: highlights and tourist information

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Mareuil is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 27 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Mareuil is 391 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Jarnac at 10 km and Saint-Simon at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mareuil, 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 Mareuil 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 Mareuil

Markets in and near Mareuil

  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (10km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (17km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (26km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (30km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (32km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (38km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Mareuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Mareuil, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (35km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (39km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (56km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (25km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (25km)
  • Logis de Forge (32km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (43km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (18km)
  • Forêt de Pons (38km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mareuil

Canton: Rouillac

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16170

Distance to Mareuil

from Angouleme (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 391 km

from Calais: 594 km

from Nice: 629 km

from Bordeaux: 109 km

from Strasbourg: 673 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courbillac, Fleurac, Houlette, Macqueville, Montigne, Neuvicq-le-Chateau, Plaizac, Sigogne, Sonneville and Vaux-Rouillac.

This page in French: Visiter Mareuil