Pugny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pugny: highlights and tourist information

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Pugny 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 45 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Pugny is 319 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 23 km and Vouvant at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pugny, 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 Pugny 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 Pugny

Markets in and near Pugny

  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (23km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (28km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (29km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (31km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (36km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (37km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (38km)
  • Benet: market Monday (40km)

More information about Pugny, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Pugny, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (42km)
  • Sanxay (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (25km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (34km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (36km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (28km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (36km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (41km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (29km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pugny

Canton: Moncoutant

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79320

Distance to Pugny

from Niort (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 319 km

from Calais: 501 km

from Nice: 696 km

from Bordeaux: 210 km

from Strasbourg: 653 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chanteloup, Courlay, La Chapelle-Saint-Etienne, La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Largeasse, Le Breuil-Bernard, Moncoutant, Neuvy-Bouin and Trayes.

This page in French: Visiter Pugny