Nanteuil-en-Vallee tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nanteuil-en-Vallee: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is of most interest to visitors

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Nanteuil-en-Vallee. For detailed visitor information see the Nanteuil-en-Vallee travel guide.

Nanteuil-en-Vallee is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 41 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Nanteuil-en-Vallee is 352 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ruffec at 10 km and Bayers at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nanteuil-en-Vallee, 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-en-Vallee 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 Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Markets in and near Nanteuil-en-Vallee

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (26km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (37km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (41km)
  • Melle: market Friday (44km)

More information about Nanteuil-en-Vallee, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Nanteuil-en-Vallee, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (17km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (12km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (17km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (21km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (28km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (35km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (47km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (5km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (21km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (39km)
  • Site Corot (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Canton: Ruffec

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16700

Distance to Nanteuil-en-Vallee

from Angouleme (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 352 km

from Calais: 562 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 147 km

from Strasbourg: 629 km

Getting here

Nanteuil-en-Vallee 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 Nanteuil-en-Vallee from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bioussac, Chassiecq, Le Bouchage, Poursac, Saint-Georges, Saint-Gourson, Turgon and Vieux-Ruffec.

This page in French: Visiter Nanteuil-en-Vallee