Saint-Amant-de-Boixe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Amant-de-Boixe: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Amant-de-Boixe is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 17 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Angouleme at 14 km and Bayers at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Amant-de-Boixe, 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-Amant-de-Boixe 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 Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Markets in and near Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (15km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (27km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (36km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (38km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Saint-Amant-de-Boixe, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Amant-de-Boixe, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aulnay église St Pierre (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (12km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (17km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (36km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (43km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (52km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (16km)
  • Logis de Forge (27km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (28km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (30km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Canton: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16330

Distance to Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

from Angouleme (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 587 km

from Nice: 609 km

from Bordeaux: 120 km

from Strasbourg: 653 km

Getting here

Saint-Amant-de-Boixe 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 Saint-Amant-de-Boixe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anais, Aussac-Vadalle, Bignac, Coulonges, Montignac-Charente, Tourriers, Vars, Vervant, Villejoubert, Vouharte and Xambes.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Amant-de-Boixe