Secondigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Secondigny: highlights and tourist information

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Secondigny 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 32 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Secondigny is 324 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parthenay at 14 km and Chateau de Cherveux at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Secondigny, 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 Secondigny 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 Secondigny

Markets in and near Secondigny

  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (14km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (27km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (29km)
  • Benet: market Monday (30km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (32km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (32km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (34km)

More information about Secondigny, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Secondigny, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (59km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (34km)
  • Oiron Chateau (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (27km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (31km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (32km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (37km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Guyonnière (15km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (32km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (48km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (47km)
  • Forêt de Benon (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (27km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Secondigny

Canton: Secondigny

Arrondissement: Parthenay

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79130

Distance to Secondigny

from Niort (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 324 km

from Calais: 510 km

from Nice: 683 km

from Bordeaux: 197 km

from Strasbourg: 650 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allonne, Azay-sur-Thouet, La Boissiere-en-Gatine, Le Retail, Pougne-Herisson and Saint-Aubin-le-Cloud.

This page in French: Visiter Secondigny