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Taize-Aizie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Taize-Aizie in Charente

Photo is of Ruffec at 5 km from Taize-Aizie

Visit Taize-Aizie: highlights and tourist information

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Taize-Aizie is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ruffec at 5 km and Verteuil-sur-Charente at 9 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Taize-Aizie, 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 Taize-Aizie in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Ruffec

Ruffec

at 5 km (direction south-west)

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the...

See Ruffec guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 9 km (direction south)

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 9 km (direction south-east)

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 16 km (direction south)

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here,...

See Bayers guide
 
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Tusson

Tusson

at 19 km (direction south-west)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Confolens

Confolens

at 34 km (direction east)

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient bridge and fountain...

See Confolens guide
Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 34 km (direction east)

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide
Melle

Melle

at 34 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The town of Melle is best known for its three...

See Melle guide
Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 35 km (direction west-north-west), in the Deux-Sevres department

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very...

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide
La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to stroll...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 44 km (direction south-south-west)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic...

See Angouleme guide
Brigueuil

Brigueuil

at 49 km (direction east)

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that...

See Brigueuil guide
Nouaille-Maupertuis

Nouaille-Maupertuis

at 52 km (direction north-north-east), in the Vienne department

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint Junien...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Charente

Map of places to visit near Taize-Aizie

 
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Markets in and near Taize-Aizie

  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (13km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (17km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Melle: market Friday (34km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (37km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (40km)

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Tourist attractions near Taize-Aizie, France

What to do at Taize-Aizie? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Taize-Aizie.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (5km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (15km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (28km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (28km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (37km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (54km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (4km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (19km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (35km)
  • Laverré (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (20km)
 
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Geography and distances

Taize-Aizie is in the west of France at 46 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Taize-Aizie is 349 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Taize-Aizie

Canton: Ruffec

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16700

Distance to Taize-Aizie

from Angouleme (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 349 km

from Calais: 556 km

from Nice: 612 km

from Bordeaux: 150 km

from Strasbourg: 631 km

Getting here

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 Taize-Aizie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernac, Bioussac, Condac, Les Adjots, Lizant, Ruffec, Saint-Gaudent and Vouleme.

This page in French: Visiter Taize-Aizie

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