Ouzilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ouzilly: highlights and tourist information

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Ouzilly is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 22 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Ouzilly is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Futuroscope at 12 km and Chatellerault at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ouzilly, 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 Ouzilly 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Ouzilly

Markets in and near Ouzilly

  • Naintre: market Sunday (9km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (10km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (15km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (21km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (22km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (30km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Ouzilly, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Ouzilly, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (39km)
  • Sanxay (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Chauvigny (32km)
  • Loudun (34km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (56km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (32km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (34km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (25km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (30km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (34km)
  • Laverré (37km)

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 (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ouzilly

Canton: Lencloître

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86380

Distance to Ouzilly

from Poitiers (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 477 km

from Nice: 639 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 588 km

Getting here

Ouzilly is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Ouzilly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont, Colombiers, Marigny-Brizay, Saint-Genest-d'Ambiere, Scorbe-Clairvaux and Vendeuvre-du-Poitou.

This page in French: Visiter Ouzilly