Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere 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 28 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle at 1 km and Chateau de Cherveux at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere, 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-Leger-de-la-Martiniere 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-Leger-de-la-Martiniere

Markets in and near Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere

  • Melle: market Friday (1km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (12km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (14km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (15km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (20km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (21km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (21km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (22km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (25km)

More information about Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (31km)
  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (34km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (41km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (46km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (48km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (1km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (36km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (38km)
  • La Guyonnière (40km)
  • Laverré (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (23km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere

Canton: Melle

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79500

Distance to Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere

from Niort (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 545 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 159 km

from Strasbourg: 648 km

Getting here

Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere 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-Leger-de-la-Martiniere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chail, Maisonnay, Mazieres-sur-Beronne, Melle, Paizay-le-Tort, Pouffonds, Saint-Genard, Saint-Martin-les-Melle and Saint-Romans-les-Melle.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere