Sciecq tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sciecq in Deux-Sevres

Visit Sciecq: highlights and tourist information

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Sciecq 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 5 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Sciecq is 348 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Niort at 5 km and Coulon at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sciecq, 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 Sciecq 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 Sciecq

Markets in and near Sciecq

  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (6km)
  • Benet: market Monday (9km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (14km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (20km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (28km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Melle: market Friday (30km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Sciecq, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Sciecq, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (10km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (29km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (30km)
  • Jardins du Bâtiment (46km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (28km)
  • Forêt de Benon (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (26km)
  • Zoodyssée (26km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sciecq

Canton: Niort-Nord

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79000

Distance to Sciecq

from Niort (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 348 km

from Calais: 537 km

from Nice: 677 km

from Bordeaux: 171 km

from Strasbourg: 665 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Echire, Niort, Saint-Maxire, Saint-Remy and Villiers-en-Plaine.

This page in French: Visiter Sciecq