Tillou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tillou in Deux-Sevres

Visit Tillou: highlights and tourist information

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Tillou is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Tillou is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Melle at 8 km and Tusson at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tillou, 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 Tillou 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Tillou

Markets in and near Tillou

  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (6km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (7km)
  • Melle: market Friday (8km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (18km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (22km)
  • Chaunay: market Monday (23km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (23km)
  • La Creche: market Sunday (27km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Tillou, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Tillou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (39km)
  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (35km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (37km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (49km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (50km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (52km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (58km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (8km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (28km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (34km)
  • Laverré (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (21km)
  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tillou

Canton: Chef-Boutonne

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

Postcode: 79110

Distance to Tillou

from Niort (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 553 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 150 km

from Strasbourg: 651 km

Getting here

Tillou is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Tillou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asnieres-en-Poitou, Chef-Boutonne, Cherigne, Gournay-Loize, Luche-sur-Brioux, Lusseray, Maisonnay, Mazieres-sur-Beronne, Paizay-le-Tort, Saint-Genard and Sompt.

This page in French: Visiter Tillou