Seigne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Seigne: highlights and tourist information

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Seigne is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 76 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Seigne is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 22 km and Saint-Jean d'Angely at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Seigne, 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 Seigne 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Seigne

Markets in and near Seigne

  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (12km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (13km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (21km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Melle: market Friday (30km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (32km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (38km)

More information about Seigne, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Seigne, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (37km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (46km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (22km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (31km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (39km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (45km)
  • La Roche Courbon (47km)
  • Logis de Forge (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (28km)
  • Forêt de Pons (49km)
  • Forêt de Benon (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (26km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Seigne

Canton: Aulnay

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-d'Angély

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 17510

Distance to Seigne

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 76 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 576 km

from Nice: 640 km

from Bordeaux: 127 km

from Strasbourg: 668 km

Getting here

Seigne is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Seigne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazauges, Cresse, Fontaine-Chalendray, Le Gicq, Les Eduts, Les Touches-de-Perigny, Loire-sur-Nie, Nere, Romazieres and Villiers-Couture.

This page in French: Visiter Seigne