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Saint-Clair tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Clair in Vienne

Photo is of Moncontour, Vienne at 6 km from Saint-Clair

Visit Saint-Clair: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Clair is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 6 km and Thouars at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Clair, 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-Clair in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 6 km (direction west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will also enjoy the...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide
Thouars

Thouars

at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Best known for its 17th century castle, in Thouars...

See Thouars guide
Chateau du Rivau

Chateau du Rivau

Castle at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

One of the more modest castles in the region, both the...

See Chateau du Rivau guide
Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay

Castle at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Château de Montreuil-Bellay is an impressive 15th century castle...

See Chateau de Montreuil-Bellay guide
 
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Futuroscope

Futuroscope

Theme Park at 33 km (direction south-east)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in...

See Futuroscope guide
Fontevraud Abbey

Fontevraud Abbey

Abbey at 34 km (direction south-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

The Fontevraud Abbey has a great deal to see:...

See Fontevraud Abbey guide
Chateau de Chinon

Chateau de Chinon

Castle at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Château de Chinon retains more medieval elements than most...

See Chateau de Chinon guide
Parthenay

Parthenay

at 35 km (direction south-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

Parthenay is a quiet town, with historic monuments that hint at its...

See Parthenay guide
Tavant

Tavant

at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Tavant is a small village but a visit to...

See Tavant guide
Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church

Church at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

The collegiate church of Candes-Saint-Martin has numerous medieval statues incorporated in the...

See Candes-Saint-Martin collegiate church guide
Candes-Saint-Martin

Candes-Saint-Martin

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

In the village of Candes-Saint-Martin, a 'most beautiful village...

See Candes-Saint-Martin guide
Chinon

Chinon

at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

As well as the castle, Chinon has a very impressive medieval centre...

See Chinon guide
Montsoreau

Montsoreau

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Maine-et-Loire department

Montsoreau, listed as a 'most beautiful villages in France', also has...

See Montsoreau guide
Chatellerault

Chatellerault

at 37 km (direction east)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable...

See Chatellerault guide

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Clair

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Markets in and near Saint-Clair

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (16km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (19km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (24km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (28km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (32km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay: market Tuesday (32km)

More information about Saint-Clair, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Clair, France

What to do at Saint-Clair? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Clair.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (15km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (15km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (32km)
  • Chauvigny (56km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Clair is in the west of France at 39 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Clair is 278 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Clair

Canton: Moncontour

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86330

Distance to Saint-Clair

from Poitiers (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 278 km

from Calais: 471 km

from Nice: 665 km

from Bordeaux: 233 km

from Strasbourg: 605 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Saint-Clair from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnay, La Chaussee, Martaize and Saint-Jean-de-Sauves.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Clair

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