Pamproux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pamproux: highlights and tourist information

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Pamproux is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Pamproux is 327 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire at 20 km and Melle at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pamproux, 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 Pamproux 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Pamproux

Markets in and near Pamproux

  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (6km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (12km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (19km)
  • Melle: market Friday (21km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (27km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (31km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (31km)

More information about Pamproux, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Pamproux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (12km)
  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (43km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (44km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (46km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (21km)
  • La Guyonnière (24km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (30km)
  • Laverré (30km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (48km)

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 (24km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (31km)
  • Zoodyssée (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pamproux

Canton: Mothe-Saint-Héray

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79800

Distance to Pamproux

from Niort (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 327 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 648 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 634 km

Getting here

Pamproux is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Pamproux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avon, Bougon, Exoudun, La Mothe-Saint-Heray, Salles and Soudan.

This page in French: Visiter Pamproux