Touverac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Barbezieux at 11 km from Touverac

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Touverac is situated in the Charente 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 Touverac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barbezieux at 11 km and Jonzac at 19 km.

Touverac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

Here in the small town of Barbezieux it is the castle that...

See Barbezieux guide
Jonzac

Jonzac

at 19 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Best known as a spa town Jonzac also has a small castle...

See Jonzac guide
The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean

Church at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

The Monolithic Subterranean Church of Saint-Jean in Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is a magnificent underground...

See The Subterranean Monolithic Church of Saint-Jean guide
Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

The attractive village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne is also well known for its imposing...

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide
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Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 32 km (direction north-north-east)

In the Charente town of Saint-Simon you will enjoy a stroll along...

See Saint-Simon guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

Charmant is another pleasant Charente town, with a small castle and a...

See Charmant guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 34 km (direction east-north-east)

Visitors to Jarnac can explore the small old town, walk along the...

See Jarnac guide
Pons

Pons

at 35 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Pons is a quiet small town overlooked by a castle tower that...

See Pons guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 36 km (direction north-north-west)

Cognac has an extensive old twon and town centre, nice riverside walk...

See Cognac guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to stroll around...

See Torsac guide
Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 40 km (direction east-north-east)

The village of Villebois-Lavalette is pleasant to explore, and also has a...

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 43 km (direction north-east)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic...

See Angouleme guide

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Markets in and near Touverac

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (19km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (23km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (34km)
  • Cavignac: market Thursday (34km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (35km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (35km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
  • Coutras: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Touverac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Cave Pair-non-Pair (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (31km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (41km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (48km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (20km)
  • Logis de Forge (33km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (39km)
  • Parc du château Lanessan (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Lande (35km)
  • Forêt de Pons (35km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (40km)
  • Bec d'Ambès (49km)

Towns of Art and history

 
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Geography and distances

Touverac is in the west of France at 42 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Touverac is 432 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Touverac

Canton: Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16360

Distance to Touverac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 432 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 621 km

from Bordeaux: 67 km

from Strasbourg: 701 km

Getting here

Most visitors to the region come by car with arrive here by car with the ferry ports at Saint Malo taking about 5 hours driving time. For driving distances to Touverac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baignes-Sainte-Radegonde, Bran, Chantillac, Condeon, Le Tatre, Reignac and Saint-Maigrin.

This page in French: Visiter Touverac

 
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