Montignac-le-Coq tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montignac-le-Coq: highlights and tourist information

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Montignac-le-Coq is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 35 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Montignac-le-Coq is 423 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 8 km and Riberac at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montignac-le-Coq, 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 Montignac-le-Coq in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Montignac-le-Coq

Markets in and near Montignac-le-Coq

  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (16km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (23km)
  • Lisle: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Astier: market Thursday (32km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (33km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (33km)

More information about Montignac-le-Coq, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Montignac-le-Coq, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (13km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (38km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (42km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (51km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (26km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (40km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (42km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montignac-le-Coq

Canton: Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16390

Distance to Montignac-le-Coq

from Angouleme (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 423 km

from Calais: 636 km

from Nice: 587 km

from Bordeaux: 84 km

from Strasbourg: 675 km

Getting here

Montignac-le-Coq 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 Montignac-le-Coq from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Juignac, Nabinaud, Palluaud, Petit-Bersac, Pillac, Saint-Paul-Lizonne, Saint-Severin and Salles-Lavalette.

This page in French: Visiter Montignac-le-Coq