Reffannes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Reffannes in Deux-Sevres

Visit Reffannes: highlights and tourist information

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Reffannes 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 33 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Reffannes is 319 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 11 km and Chateau de Cherveux at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Reffannes, 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 Reffannes 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 Reffannes

Markets in and near Reffannes

  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (11km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (16km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (22km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (22km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (23km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (23km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (29km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (31km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)

More information about Reffannes, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Reffannes, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (15km)
  • Oiron Chateau (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (27km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (38km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (38km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (57km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (4km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (19km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (37km)
  • Laverré (42km)

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 (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (43km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Reffannes

Canton: Ménigoute

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79420

Distance to Reffannes

from Niort (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 319 km

from Calais: 511 km

from Nice: 665 km

from Bordeaux: 193 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu-sous-Parthenay, Chantecorps, Coutieres, Saint-Lin, Saint-Martin-du-Fouilloux, Vausseroux, Vautebis and Vouhe.

This page in French: Visiter Reffannes