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 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 Thollet in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montmorillon at 19 km and Saint-Benoit-du-Sault at 21 km.

Thollet, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction west)

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

See Montmorillon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east), in the Indre department

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault quickly...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Le-Dorat guide


Heritage Site at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
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at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Bellac guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Creuse department

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional French towns...

See La Souterraine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Indre department

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 38 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre department

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect place...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction east-north-east), in the Indre department

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very pretty and in...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chauvigny guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 44 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a...

See Mortemart guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into an...

See Montrol-Senard guide

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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

What to do at Thollet? 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

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

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

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Thollet is in the west of France at 63 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Thollet is 286 kilometres from Paris).

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

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


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