Saint-Romans-les-Melle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Romans-les-Melle: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Romans-les-Melle 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 25 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Saint-Romans-les-Melle is 351 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle at 4 km and Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Romans-les-Melle, 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-Romans-les-Melle 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-Romans-les-Melle

Markets in and near Saint-Romans-les-Melle

  • Melle: market Friday (4km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (8km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (18km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (19km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (23km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (24km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (24km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (25km)

More information about Saint-Romans-les-Melle, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Romans-les-Melle, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (23km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (39km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (42km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (45km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (57km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (4km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (36km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (41km)
  • La Guyonnière (41km)
  • Laverré (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (17km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (37km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Romans-les-Melle

Canton: Melle

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79500

Distance to Saint-Romans-les-Melle

from Niort (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 351 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 649 km

from Bordeaux: 155 km

from Strasbourg: 653 km

Getting here

Saint-Romans-les-Melle 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-Romans-les-Melle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Mazieres-sur-Beronne, Melle, Paizay-le-Tort, Perigne, Pouffonds, Saint-Genard, Saint-Leger-de-la-Martiniere, Saint-Martin-les-Melle and Vernoux-sur-Boutonne.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Romans-les-Melle