Sidebar Menu

Nanclars tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nanclars in Charente

Photo is of Bayers at 9 km from Nanclars

Visit Nanclars: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayers at 9 km and Tusson at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Nanclars, 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 Nanclars in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Bayers

Bayers

at 9 km (direction )

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here, and thers...

See Bayers guide
Tusson

Tusson

at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente...

See Tusson guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks of...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide
 
Advertisement
 
La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with...

See Angouleme guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is...

See Ruffec guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 31 km (direction south)

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

See Torsac guide
Marthon

Marthon

at 31 km (direction south-east)

In Marthon there is no single monument that dominates, but rather...

See Marthon guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy...

See Saint-Simon guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide
Varaignes

Varaignes

at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Dordogne department

Varaignes is a pretty village with a castle at its...

See Varaignes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Nanclars

 
Advertisement
 

Markets in and near Nanclars

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (18km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (22km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (34km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (35km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (37km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (41km)

More information about Nanclars, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Nanclars, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (21km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (30km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (34km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (45km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (47km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (15km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (21km)
  • Logis de Forge (33km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (43km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (28km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (45km)
 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Nanclars is in the west of France at 22 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Nanclars is 371 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Nanclars

Canton: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16230

Distance to Nanclars

from Angouleme (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 371 km

from Calais: 580 km

from Nice: 605 km

from Bordeaux: 128 km

from Strasbourg: 645 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 Nanclars from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aussac-Vadalle, Cellettes, Coulgens, Fontclaireau, Mansle, Mouton, Puyreaux, Saint-Amant-de-Bonnieure, Saint-Angeau, Saint-Ciers-sur-Bonnieure, Saint-Front, Saint-Groux, Tourriers and Villejoubert.

This page in French: Visiter Nanclars

Back To Top