Orgedeuil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orgedeuil: highlights and tourist information

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Orgedeuil is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 26 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Orgedeuil is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Marthon at 9 km and La Rochefoucauld at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orgedeuil, 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 Orgedeuil 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 Orgedeuil

Markets in and near Orgedeuil

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (21km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (27km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (32km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (38km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (38km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Orgedeuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Orgedeuil, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (35km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (39km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (32km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (37km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (42km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (3km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (29km)
  • Site Corot (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orgedeuil

Canton: Montbron

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16220

Distance to Orgedeuil

from Angouleme (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 593 km

from Nice: 579 km

from Bordeaux: 126 km

from Strasbourg: 636 km

Getting here

Orgedeuil 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 Orgedeuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ecuras, Eymouthiers, Marillac-le-Franc, Montbron, Rouzede, Saint-Sornin, Vilhonneur and Vouthon.

This page in French: Visiter Orgedeuil