Nere tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nere in Charente-Maritime

Visit Nere: highlights and tourist information

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Nere is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 73 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Nere is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean d'Angely at 23 km and Tusson at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nere, 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 Nere 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Nere

Markets in and near Nere

  • Aulnay: market Sunday (10km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (13km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (19km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (20km)
  • Melle: market Friday (28km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (32km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (33km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (37km)

More information about Nere, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Nere, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (39km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (46km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (52km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (59km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (24km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (29km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (40km)
  • La Roche Courbon (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (30km)
  • Forêt de Benon (49km)
  • Forêt de Pons (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (22km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nere

Canton: Aulnay

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 17510

Distance to Nere

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 574 km

from Nice: 643 km

from Bordeaux: 129 km

from Strasbourg: 668 km

Getting here

Nere is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Nere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Contre, Fontaine-Chalendray, Gibourne, Le Gicq, Les Eduts, Loire-sur-Nie, Romazieres, Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire, Saleignes, Seigne and Villemorin.

This page in French: Visiter Nere