Thollet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thollet: highlights and tourist information

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Thollet is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 63 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Thollet is 286 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montmorillon at 19 km and Saint-Benoit-du-Sault at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thollet, 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 Thollet 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Thollet

Markets in and near Thollet

  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (25km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (33km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Mezieres-en-Brenne: market Thursday (45km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (47km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (61km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (62km)

More information about Thollet, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Thollet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (40km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (38km)
  • Touffou (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etangs de la Brenne (30km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (61km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thollet

Canton: Trimouille

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86290

Distance to Thollet

from Poitiers (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 286 km

from Calais: 506 km

from Nice: 569 km

from Bordeaux: 220 km

from Strasbourg: 553 km

Getting here

Thollet is in the west of France. 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 Thollet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brigueil-le-Chantre and Coulonges.

This page in French: Visiter Thollet