Nanteuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nanteuil in Deux-Sevres

Visit Nanteuil: highlights and tourist information

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Nanteuil is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Nanteuil is 331 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cherveux at 14 km and Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nanteuil, 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 Nanteuil 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Nanteuil

Markets in and near Nanteuil

  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (3km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (7km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (11km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (17km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Melle: market Friday (21km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (27km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (30km)
  • Benet: market Monday (33km)

More information about Nanteuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Nanteuil, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (16km)
  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (34km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (52km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (52km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (19km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (21km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (31km)
  • Laverré (39km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (34km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (40km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nanteuil

Canton: Saint-Maixent-l'École 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79400

Distance to Nanteuil

from Niort (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 331 km

from Calais: 526 km

from Nice: 657 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 642 km

Getting here

Nanteuil is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Nanteuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Exireuil, La Mothe-Saint-Heray, Romans, Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole, Saint-Martin-de-Saint-Maixent, Sainte-Eanne, Saivres, Salles, Soudan and Souvigne.

This page in French: Visiter Nanteuil