Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie: highlights and tourist information

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Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 44 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie is 361 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 12 km and Ruffec at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie, 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 Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie 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 Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie

Markets in and near Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie

  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (15km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (21km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (24km)
  • Melle: market Friday (24km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (26km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (30km)

More information about Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (27km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (33km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (35km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (46km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (46km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (12km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (22km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (44km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (33km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie

Canton: Villefagnan

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16240

Distance to Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie

from Angouleme (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 361 km

from Calais: 564 km

from Nice: 628 km

from Bordeaux: 140 km

from Strasbourg: 650 km

Getting here

Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie 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 Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brettes, Empure, Hanc, La Magdeleine, Longre, Loubille, Pioussay and Theil-Rabier.

This page in French: Visiter Paizay-Naudouin-Embourie