Reignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Reignac in Charente

Visit Reignac: highlights and tourist information

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Reignac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 37 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Reignac is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Barbezieux at 6 km and Jonzac at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Reignac, 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 Reignac 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 Reignac

Markets in and near Reignac

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (24km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (29km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (30km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (33km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (36km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Reignac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Reignac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (45km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (14km)
  • Logis de Forge (28km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (41km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (33km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (35km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (36km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Reignac

Canton: Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16360

Distance to Reignac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 633 km

from Nice: 620 km

from Bordeaux: 72 km

from Strasbourg: 696 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde, Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire, Condeon, Guimps, Lamerac, Le Tatre, Montchaude, Salles-de-Barbezieux and Touverac.

This page in French: Visiter Reignac