Sidebar Menu

Saint-Preuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Preuil in Charente

Photo is of Jarnac at 10 km from Saint-Preuil

Visit Saint-Preuil: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions

Saint-Preuil is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Jarnac at 10 km and Saint-Simon at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Preuil, 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-Preuil in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Jarnac

Jarnac

at 10 km (direction )

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy a stroll along...

See Saint-Simon guide
Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 14 km (direction south)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that...

See Barbezieux guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside walk...

See Cognac guide
 
Advertisement
 
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 23 km (direction east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic...

See Angouleme guide
Jonzac

Jonzac

at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle...

See Jonzac guide
Pons

Pons

at 29 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle tower that...

See Pons guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

Charmant is another pleasant Charente town, with a small castle and a...

See Charmant guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 30 km (direction east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to stroll around...

See Torsac guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

The village of Villebois-Lavalette is pleasant to explore, and also has a...

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Saintes

Saintes

at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive old-town to...

See Saintes guide
Tusson

Tusson

at 42 km (direction north-east)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente

Map of places to visit near Saint-Preuil

 
Advertisement
 

Markets in and near Saint-Preuil

  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (10km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (25km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (29km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (32km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (32km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (39km)

Hotels near Saint-Preuil

More information about Saint-Preuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Preuil, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (9km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (17km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (34km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (46km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (5km)
  • Logis de Forge (23km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (42km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (20km)
  • Forêt de Pons (29km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Saint-Preuil is in the west of France at 26 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Saint-Preuil is 409 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Preuil

Canton: Segonzac

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16130

Distance to Saint-Preuil

from Angouleme (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 409 km

from Calais: 614 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 90 km

from Strasbourg: 685 km

Getting here

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-Preuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleville, Bonneuil, Bouteville, Lignieres-Sonneville, Mainxe, Malaville, Saint-Meme-les-Carrieres, Segonzac and Touzac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Preuil

Back To Top