Plassac-Rouffiac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plassac-Rouffiac: highlights and tourist information

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Plassac-Rouffiac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 15 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Plassac-Rouffiac is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Mouthiers-sur-Boeme at 6 km and Charmant at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plassac-Rouffiac, 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 Plassac-Rouffiac 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 Plassac-Rouffiac

Markets in and near Plassac-Rouffiac

  • La Couronne: market Saturday (9km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (15km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (21km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (25km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (28km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (31km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

More information about Plassac-Rouffiac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Plassac-Rouffiac, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (10km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (13km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (36km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (48km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (6km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (18km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (35km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plassac-Rouffiac

Canton: Blanzac-Porcheresse

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16250

Distance to Plassac-Rouffiac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 617 km

from Nice: 605 km

from Bordeaux: 92 km

from Strasbourg: 673 km

Getting here

Plassac-Rouffiac 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 Plassac-Rouffiac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Becheresse, Blanzac-Porcheresse, Chadurie, Champagne-Vigny, Claix, Mainfonds, Mouthiers-sur-Boeme and Voulgezac.

This page in French: Visiter Plassac-Rouffiac