Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 82 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pons at 7 km and Jonzac at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne, 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-Quantin-de-Rancanne 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne

Markets in and near Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne

  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (6km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Cozes: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Meschers-sur-Gironde: market Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (30km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (31km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market all days exc. Thursday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Saint Georges de Didonne: market Sunday and Monday (32km)
  • Royan: market every day except Monday (35km)

More information about Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne, France

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

Grand sites of France

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-Germain (Gimeux) (21km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (14km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (34km)
  • La Roche Courbon (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Pons (7km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (8km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (28km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (30km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (32km)
  • Pointe de Grave (35km)
  • Hiers-Brouage (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne

Canton: Gémozac

Arrondissement: Saintes

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17800

Distance to Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 82 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 629 km

from Nice: 654 km

from Bordeaux: 77 km

from Strasbourg: 717 km

Getting here

Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belluire, Bois, Champagnolles, Fleac-sur-Seugne, Givrezac, Jazennes, Mazerolles, Mosnac, Pons, Saint-Genis-de-Saintonge, Saint-Germain-du-Seudre, Saint-Palais-de-Phiolin and Tanzac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Quantin-de-Rancanne