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Medillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Medillac in Charente

Photo is of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 13 km from Medillac

Visit Medillac: highlights and tourist information

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Medillac is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 13 km and Riberac at 25 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Medillac, 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 Medillac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for...

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide
Riberac

Riberac

at 25 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

Riberac, a quiet and traditional town, is well known...

See Riberac guide
Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 30 km (direction north-west)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the...

See Barbezieux guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 32 km (direction north-north-east)

Charmant is another pleasant Charente town, with a small...

See Charmant guide
 
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Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 35 km (direction north-east)

The village of Villebois-Lavalette is pleasant to explore, and also...

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 35 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
Mussidan

Mussidan

at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Mussidan is a small town on the confluence of the...

See Mussidan guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Neuvic sur l'Isle

Neuvic sur l'Isle

at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Neuvic is a small town with a chateau, the Chateau...

See Neuvic sur l'Isle guide
Saint-Emilion

Saint-Emilion

Heritage Site at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Gironde department

Saint-Emilion is an exceptionally scenic town, and most unusual in being...

See Saint-Emilion guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 40 km (direction north-north-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to...

See Torsac guide
Libourne

Libourne

at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Gironde department

Not generally considered as a travel destination, we found the center of...

See Libourne guide
Saint-Astier

Saint-Astier

at 41 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

Saint Astier is a small town in the Dordogne with...

See Saint-Astier guide
Issac

Issac

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Issac is a pretty village with a 15th century tower and...

See Issac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente

Map of places to visit near Medillac

 
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Markets in and near Medillac

  • Chalais: market Monday (5km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (30km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (34km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (35km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (35km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (37km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (41km)

More information about Medillac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Medillac, France

What to do at Medillac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Medillac.

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Emilion (40km)
  • Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (58km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (39km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (37km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (41km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (41km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (59km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Medillac is in the west of France at 48 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Medillac is 440 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Medillac

Canton: Chalais

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16210

Distance to Medillac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 440 km

from Calais: 650 km

from Nice: 600 km

from Bordeaux: 64 km

from Strasbourg: 695 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazac, Chalais, La Genetouze, Orival, Parcoul, Puymangou, Rioux-Martin, Rouffiac, Saint-Avit, Saint-Quentin-de-Chalais and Yviers.

This page in French: Visiter Medillac

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