Sidebar Menu

Thouarsais-Bouildroux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thouarsais-Bouildroux in Vendee

Photo is of Vouvant at 10 km from Thouarsais-Bouildroux

Visit Thouarsais-Bouildroux: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Thouarsais-Bouildroux is situated in the Vendee department and Pays de la Loire region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vouvant at 10 km and Fontenay-le-Comte at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Thouarsais-Bouildroux, 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 Thouarsais-Bouildroux in Pays de la Loire.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

The pleasant village of Vouvant still retains part of a medieval castle...

See Vouvant guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

With some interesting 18th century townhouses to see, Fontenay-le-Comte is also home...

See Fontenay-le-Comte guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

Highlights in Nieul-sur-l'Autise include the Abbey of Saint-Vincent and a traditional watermill...

See Nieul-sur-l'Autise guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

Lucon is a quiet Vendee town, usually visited for its imposing cathedral...

See Lucon guide
Luçon cathedral

Luçon cathedral

Cathedral at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

Luçon cathedral is a small cathedral with element in the roman, gothic,...

See Luçon cathedral guide
Maillezais abbey

Maillezais abbey

Abbey at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

The ruins of the Maillezais abbey are on the edge of the...

See Maillezais abbey guide


at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Marans is a small town with a pretty section along the river...

See Marans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Established since 2000 years agio, Coulon is now a centre for exploring...

See Coulon guide
Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 41 km (direction south-east), in the Charente-Maritime department

The Marais-Poitevin is a region of canals and marshes, an unusual environment...

See Marais Poitevin guide


at 46 km (direction south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

A typical local town rather than a tourist town, Niort does have...

See Niort guide
Chateau de Cherveux

Chateau de Cherveux

Castle at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Deux-Sevres department

The Chateau de Cherveux, one of the best preserved 15th century castles...

See Chateau de Cherveux guide
La Faute-sur-Mer

La Faute-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

Here at La Faute-sur-Mer you can explore the nature reserve and peninsula...

See La Faute-sur-Mer guide
Chateau de Tiffauges

Chateau de Tiffauges

Castle at 48 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Tiffauges is a 12th century castle in Vendee, known...

See Chateau de Tiffauges guide


at 48 km (direction east), in the Deux-Sevres department

Parthenay is a quiet town, with historic monuments that hint at its...

See Parthenay guide

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

Map of places to visit near Thouarsais-Bouildroux


Markets in and near Thouarsais-Bouildroux

  • Fontenay-le-Comte: market Saturday all day (18km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Lucon: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Les Essarts: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Mauleon: market Friday (35km)
  • Benet: market Monday (35km)
  • Marans: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Bressuire: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Courcon: market Wednesday (42km)
  • La Roche-sur-Yon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (42km)

More information about Thouarsais-Bouildroux, Pays de la Loire

Tourist attractions near Thouarsais-Bouildroux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (10km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (27km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Bâtiment (13km)
  • Jardins de Chaligny (21km)
  • Parc oriental de Maulévrier (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Puy de Fou (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (16km)
  • Fauconnerie du Puy du Fou (falconry) (30km)

Geography and distances

Thouarsais-Bouildroux is in the west of France at 42 kilometres from La Roche-sur-Yon, the department capital (general information: Thouarsais-Bouildroux is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thouarsais-Bouildroux

Canton: Châtaigneraie

Arrondissement: Fontenay-le-Comte

Department: Vendee

Region: Pays de la Loire

Postcode: 85410

Distance to Thouarsais-Bouildroux

from La Roche-sur-Yon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 521 km

from Nice: 716 km

from Bordeaux: 200 km

from Strasbourg: 682 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car from a cross-channel ferry port - Saint Malo is convenient at around 3 hours drive. For driving distances to Thouarsais-Bouildroux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazoges-en-Pareds, Cezais, La Caillere-Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Cyr-Des-Gats, Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salle, Saint-Maurice-le-Girard and Saint-Sulpice-en-Pareds.

This page in French: Visiter Thouarsais-Bouildroux

Back To Top