Terce tourism and travel guide

Photo of Terce in Vienne

Photo is of Chauvigny at 8 km from Terce

Visit Terce: highlights and tourist information

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Terce is situated in the Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Terce in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chauvigny at 8 km and Nouaille-Maupertuis at 12 km.

Terce, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting Chauvigny...

See Chauvigny guide


at 12 km (direction west)

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

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including the 12th century...

See Poitiers guide


Theme Park at 23 km (direction north-west)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide


Heritage Site at 24 km (direction east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the best example...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to discover in...

See Montmorillon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make this one...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide
La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 35 km (direction north-east)

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments in the...

See La Roche-Posay guide


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

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the old town...

See Le-Dorat guide


at 58 km (direction south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest, and a...

See Bellac guide
Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 60 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will also enjoy the town's leisure...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Terce


Markets in and near Terce

  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (24km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (24km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (26km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (28km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (33km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (33km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)

More information about Terce, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Terce, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (43km)
  • Sanxay (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (25km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (35km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (36km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (11km)
  • Laverré (19km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (37km)

Geography and distances

Terce is in the west of France at 19 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Terce is 292 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Terce

Canton: Saint-Julien-l'Ars

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86800

Distance to Terce

from Poitiers (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 292 km

from Calais: 502 km

from Nice: 612 km

from Bordeaux: 207 km

from Strasbourg: 586 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Terce from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fleure, Jardres, Pouille, Saint-Julien-l'Ars and Valdivienne.

This page in French: Visiter Terce