Mazeray tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mazeray in Charente-Maritime

Visit Mazeray: highlights and tourist information

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Mazeray is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 53 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Mazeray is 394 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean d'Angely at 5 km and Saint-Savinien at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mazeray, 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 Mazeray 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Mazeray

Markets in and near Mazeray

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (20km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (21km)
  • Surgeres: market Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (26km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Echillais: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (32km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (36km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (37km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (39km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (40km)

More information about Mazeray, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Mazeray, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (3km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (17km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (20km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (48km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (26km)
  • Forêt de Pons (36km)
  • Forêt de Benon (37km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (40km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (48km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (48km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (48km)
  • Pointe de Grave (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mazeray

Canton: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17400

Distance to Mazeray

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 394 km

from Calais: 588 km

from Nice: 664 km

from Bordeaux: 119 km

from Strasbourg: 694 km

Getting here

Mazeray is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Mazeray from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asnieres-la-Giraud, Bignay, Fenioux, Grandjean, La Frediere, La Vergne, Saint-Jean-d'Angely, Saint-Julien-de-l'Escap, Taillant, Ternant, Torxe and Voissay.

This page in French: Visiter Mazeray