Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 43 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rochefort at 14 km and Brouage at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult, 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 Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult

Markets in and near Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult

  • Echillais: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (14km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (18km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Sunday (21km)
  • Arvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • La Tremblade: market every day except Tuesday (22km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Les Mathes: market every day except Monday (24km)

More information about Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de La Rochelle (42km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (7km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (36km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (45km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hiers-Brouage (16km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (26km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (26km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (28km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (28km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (31km)
  • Pointe de Grave (36km)
  • Forêt de Pons (37km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (42km)
  • Forêt de Benon (43km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (27km)
  • Zoodyssée (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult

Canton: Saint-Porchaire

Arrondissement: Saintes

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17250

Distance to Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 604 km

from Nice: 685 km

from Bordeaux: 113 km

from Strasbourg: 720 km

Getting here

Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beurlay, Champagne, Romegoux, Saint-Jean-d'Angle, Saint-Sulpice-d'Arnoult and Sainte-Radegonde.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-l'Abbe-d'Arnoult