Orignolles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orignolles: highlights and tourist information

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Orignolles is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 125 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Orignolles is 448 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barbezieux at 28 km and Jonzac at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orignolles, 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 Orignolles 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 Orignolles

Markets in and near Orignolles

  • Montendre: market Thursday (15km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (19km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (22km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Blaye: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Ambares-et-Lagrave: market Friday & (39km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Bassens: market Sunday (43km)

More information about Orignolles, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Orignolles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (31km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (32km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (38km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (41km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (43km)
  • Logis de Forge (46km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bec d'Ambès (36km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (41km)
  • Forêt de Pons (46km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orignolles

Canton: Montlieu-la-Garde

Arrondissement: Jonzac

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17210

Distance to Orignolles

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 125 km

from Paris: 448 km

from Calais: 654 km

from Nice: 619 km

from Bordeaux: 52 km

from Strasbourg: 711 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clerac, Montguyon, Montlieu-la-Garde, Neuvicq, Pouillac, Saint-Martin-d'Ary, Saint-Palais-de-Negrignac and Sainte-Colombe.

This page in French: Visiter Orignolles