Pranzac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pranzac: highlights and tourist information

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Pranzac 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: Pranzac is 385 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Rochefoucauld at 8 km and Marthon at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pranzac, 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 Pranzac 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 Pranzac

Markets in and near Pranzac

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (10km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (40km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (41km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (41km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (41km)

More information about Pranzac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Pranzac, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (41km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (49km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (50km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (22km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (37km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (41km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (40km)
  • Site Corot (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pranzac

Canton: Rochefoucauld

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16110

Distance to Pranzac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 385 km

from Calais: 597 km

from Nice: 589 km

from Bordeaux: 118 km

from Strasbourg: 646 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouex, Bunzac, Chazelles, Mornac, Rancogne, Saint-Germain-de-Montbron and Vilhonneur.

This page in French: Visiter Pranzac