Saulgond tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saulgond in Charente

Visit Saulgond: highlights and tourist information

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Saulgond is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 59 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Saulgond is 344 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brigueuil at 6 km and Confolens at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saulgond, 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 Saulgond 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 Saulgond

Markets in and near Saulgond

  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (11km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (36km)
  • Limoges: market every day (37km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (37km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (44km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (53km)

More information about Saulgond, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Saulgond, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (39km)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (7km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (30km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (33km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (36km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (42km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (44km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (24km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Site Corot (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (27km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (40km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saulgond

Canton: Chabanais

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16420

Distance to Saulgond

from Angouleme (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 344 km

from Calais: 562 km

from Nice: 569 km

from Bordeaux: 163 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

Saulgond 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 Saulgond from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brigueuil, Chabrac, Etagnac and Saint-Christophe.

This page in French: Visiter Saulgond