Oyre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Oyre in Vienne

Visit Oyre: highlights and tourist information

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Oyre is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 39 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Oyre is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatellerault at 9 km and La Roche-Posay at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Oyre, 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 Oyre 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 Oyre

Markets in and near Oyre

  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (9km)
  • Descartes: market Sunday (13km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (15km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (17km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Preuilly-sur-Claise: market Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Ligueil: market Monday (24km)
  • Sainte-Maure-de-Touraine: market Friday (26km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (28km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (29km)

More information about Oyre, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Oyre, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (59km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (56km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (29km)
  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (32km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Oyre

Canton: Dangé-Saint-Romain

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86220

Distance to Oyre

from Poitiers (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 462 km

from Nice: 628 km

from Bordeaux: 245 km

from Strasbourg: 565 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ingrandes, Leugny and Vaux-sur-Vienne.

This page in French: Visiter Oyre