Sireuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sireuil in Charente

Visit Sireuil: highlights and tourist information

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Sireuil is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 12 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Sireuil is 401 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Simon at 8 km and Mouthiers-sur-Boeme at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sireuil, 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 Sireuil 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

Map of places to visit near Sireuil

Markets in and near Sireuil

  • La Couronne: market Saturday (7km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (11km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (18km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (38km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (38km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (39km)

More information about Sireuil, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Sireuil, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Pons ancien hopital des pèlerins (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)
  • Saint-Jean-d'Angély, abbaye royale (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (55km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (4km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (4km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (8km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (13km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (40km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Logis de Forge (11km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (15km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (31km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (36km)
  • Forêt de Pons (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sireuil

Canton: Hiersac

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16440

Distance to Sireuil

from Angouleme (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 401 km

from Calais: 609 km

from Nice: 612 km

from Bordeaux: 98 km

from Strasbourg: 672 km

Getting here

Sireuil is in the west of France. Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Sireuil from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Birac, Champmillon, Chateauneuf-sur-Charente, Claix, Linars, Mosnac, Moulidars, Nersac, Roullet-Saint-Estephe, Saint-Saturnin, Saint-Simeux, Trois-Palis and Vibrac.

This page in French: Visiter Sireuil