Saint-Preuil tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Preuil: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Preuil is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 26 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Saint-Preuil is 409 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Preuil

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)

More information about Saint-Preuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Preuil, France

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)

 
 

Geography and distances

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

Saint-Preuil 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-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