Sauze-Vaussais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sauze-Vaussais: highlights and tourist information

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Sauze-Vaussais 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 48 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Sauze-Vaussais is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Ruffec at 14 km and Verteuil-sur-Charente at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sauze-Vaussais, 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 Sauze-Vaussais 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 Sauze-Vaussais

Markets in and near Sauze-Vaussais

Market days in Sauze-Vaussais: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (0km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (9km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Melle: market Friday (21km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (25km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (30km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (32km)

More information about Sauze-Vaussais, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Sauze-Vaussais, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (23km)
  • Sanxay (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (15km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (18km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (34km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (36km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (47km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (55km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (17km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (21km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (22km)
  • Laverré (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (19km)
  • Zoodyssée (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sauze-Vaussais

Canton: Sauzé-Vaussais

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79190

Distance to Sauze-Vaussais

from Niort (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 551 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 154 km

from Strasbourg: 637 km

Getting here

Sauze-Vaussais 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 Sauze-Vaussais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clussais-la-Pommeraie, La Chapelle-Pouilloux, Limalonges, Linazay, Londigny, Lorigne, Maire-Levescault, Montalembert, Montjean and Pliboux.

This page in French: Visiter Sauze-Vaussais