Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume 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 44 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 11 km and Thouars at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume, 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-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume 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-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume

Markets in and near Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume

  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (11km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (20km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (24km)
  • Thouars: market Tuesday & Friday all day (31km)
  • Argenton-Chateau: market Thursday (31km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (35km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (39km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (39km)

More information about Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (46km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Oiron Chateau (33km)
  • Sanxay (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (24km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (36km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (48km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (49km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (18km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (27km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cholet (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (38km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume

Canton: Parthenay

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79200

Distance to Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume

from Niort (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 497 km

from Nice: 684 km

from Bordeaux: 210 km

from Strasbourg: 640 km

Getting here

Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume 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-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Adilly, Amailloux, Clesse and Fenery.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume