Saint-Secondin tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Nouaille-Maupertuis at 21 km from Saint-Secondin

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Saint-Secondin is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Secondin in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Nouaille-Maupertuis at 21 km and Chauvigny at 29 km.

Saint-Secondin, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Nouaille-Maupertuis

Nouaille-Maupertuis

at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint Junien...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide
Chauvigny

Chauvigny

at 29 km (direction north-north-east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting Chauvigny...

See Chauvigny guide
Poitiers

Poitiers

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including the...

See Poitiers guide
Montmorillon

Montmorillon

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to...

See Montmorillon guide
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Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Confolens

Confolens

at 37 km (direction south-south-east), in the Charente department

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient bridge and fountain...

See Confolens guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente department

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Heritage Site at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
Futuroscope

Futuroscope

Theme Park at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

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

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the facade of...

See Ruffec guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Charente department

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Le-Dorat

Le-Dorat

at 47 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the...

See Le-Dorat guide
Mortemart

Mortemart

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a...

See Mortemart guide
Bellac

Bellac

at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest,...

See Bellac guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Secondin

  • Vivonne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (29km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (31km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (36km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (37km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (39km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (39km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (40km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Secondin, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (21km)
  • Sanxay (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (8km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (21km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (26km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (40km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Laverré (18km)
  • Touffou (33km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (37km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (53km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (18km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Secondin is in the west of France at 31 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Secondin is 314 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Secondin

Canton: Gençay

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86350

Distance to Saint-Secondin

from Poitiers (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 314 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 185 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Saint-Secondin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brion and Usson-du-Poitou.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Secondin

 
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