Sainte-Eanne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Eanne: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Eanne 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 26 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Eanne is 331 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Cherveux at 17 km and Melle at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Eanne, 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 Sainte-Eanne 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Sainte-Eanne

Markets in and near Sainte-Eanne

  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (4km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (6km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (13km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (14km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Melle: market Friday (19km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (29km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (29km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Sainte-Eanne, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Eanne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sainte-Eanne.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (15km)
  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (42km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (44km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (49km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (19km)
  • La Guyonnière (21km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (31km)
  • Laverré (36km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (34km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Eanne

Canton: Saint-Maixent-l'École 2e Canton

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79800

Distance to Sainte-Eanne

from Niort (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 331 km

from Calais: 527 km

from Nice: 654 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 640 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bougon, Exireuil, Exoudun, La Mothe-Saint-Heray, Nanteuil, Saint-Martin-de-Saint-Maixent, Salles, Soudan and Souvigne.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Eanne