Savigny-sous-Faye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savigny-sous-Faye: highlights and tourist information

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Savigny-sous-Faye is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 32 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Savigny-sous-Faye is 269 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatellerault at 21 km and Moncontour, Vienne at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Savigny-sous-Faye, 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 Savigny-sous-Faye 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 Savigny-sous-Faye

Markets in and near Savigny-sous-Faye

  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Richelieu: market Monday & Friday (16km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (19km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (21km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (22km)
  • Loudun: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (27km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (29km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (32km)

More information about Savigny-sous-Faye, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Savigny-sous-Faye, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (22km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Loudun (22km)
  • Chauvigny (43km)
  • Montreuil-Bellay (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Loire-Anjou-Touraine (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (32km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Fontevraud (Fontevraud Abbey) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (41km)
  • Collegiale Church (Candes-Saint-Martin) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château du Rivau (24km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (32km)
  • Touffou (36km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (46km)
  • La Guyonnière (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Doué-la-Fontaine (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savigny-sous-Faye

Canton: Lencloître

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86140

Distance to Savigny-sous-Faye

from Poitiers (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 269 km

from Calais: 468 km

from Nice: 650 km

from Bordeaux: 236 km

from Strasbourg: 590 km

Getting here

Savigny-sous-Faye is in the west of France. 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 Savigny-sous-Faye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berthegon, Cernay, Doussay, Monts-sur-Guesnes, Orches, Saires and Serigny.

This page in French: Visiter Savigny-sous-Faye