Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre 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 66 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre is 322 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vouvant at 33 km and Clisson at 44 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre, 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 Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre 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 Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre

Markets in and near Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre

  • Mauleon: market Friday (7km)
  • Cholet: market Saturday all day & Monday all day (22km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (29km)
  • Saint-Macaire-en-Mauges: market Friday (32km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Vihiers: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Chemille: market Thursday (38km)
  • Beaupreau: market Monday (40km)
  • Clisson: market Friday (44km)

More information about Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (16km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (39km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (43km)
  • La Guyonnière (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (11km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (10km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (40km)
  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre

Canton: Mauléon

Arrondissement: Bressuire

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79700

Distance to Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre

from Niort (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 322 km

from Calais: 493 km

from Nice: 722 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 666 km

Getting here

Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre 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 Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatelliers-Chateaumur, La Flocelliere, La Petite-Boissiere, La Pommeraie-sur-Sevre, Mallievre, Montravers and Treize-Vents.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Amand-sur-Sevre