Montboyer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montboyer in Charente

Visit Montboyer: highlights and tourist information

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Montboyer is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 37 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Montboyer is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 10 km and Charmant at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montboyer, 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 Montboyer 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 Montboyer

Markets in and near Montboyer

  • Chalais: market Monday (7km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (31km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (34km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (37km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (37km)

More information about Montboyer, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Montboyer, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (26km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (45km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (49km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (55km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montboyer

Canton: Chalais

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16620

Distance to Montboyer

from Angouleme (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 639 km

from Nice: 598 km

from Bordeaux: 74 km

from Strasbourg: 686 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellon, Brie-sous-Chalais, Chalais, Courlac, Curac, Orival, Saint-Felix, Saint-Laurent-Des-Combes, Saint-Martial and Saint-Romain.

This page in French: Visiter Montboyer