Rioux-Martin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rioux-Martin: highlights and tourist information

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Rioux-Martin is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 46 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Rioux-Martin is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubeterre-sur-Dronne at 13 km and Riberac at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rioux-Martin, 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 Rioux-Martin 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 Rioux-Martin

Markets in and near Rioux-Martin

  • Chalais: market Monday (4km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Riberac: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Montpon-Menesterol: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (32km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (35km)
  • Mussidan: market Saturday (37km)
  • Tocane-Saint-Apre: market Monday & (38km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (41km)

More information about Rioux-Martin, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Rioux-Martin, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Saint-Emilion (41km)
  • Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (56km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (41km)
  • Collégiale et chapelle de la Trinité (Saint-Emilion) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (35km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (36km)
  • Jardin du Fond de l’or (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Montréal (44km)
  • Jardins du Sardy (44km)
  • Jardins du château de Vayres (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rioux-Martin

Canton: Chalais

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 16210

Distance to Rioux-Martin

from Angouleme (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 649 km

from Nice: 601 km

from Bordeaux: 64 km

from Strasbourg: 695 km

Getting here

Rioux-Martin 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 Rioux-Martin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bardenac, Bazac, Boscamnant, Chalais, Courlac, Curac, La Genetouze, Medillac, Orival, Parcoul, Saint-Avit, Saint-Quentin-de-Chalais, Saint-Vallier and Yviers.

This page in French: Visiter Rioux-Martin