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Touzac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Touzac in Charente

Photo is of Barbezieux at 9 km from Touzac

Visit Touzac: highlights and tourist information

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Touzac is situated in the Charente department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Barbezieux at 9 km and Saint-Simon at 13 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Touzac, 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 Touzac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 9 km (direction south)

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

See Barbezieux guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Simon guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 15 km (direction north-east)

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

See Jarnac guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cognac guide
 
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Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 22 km (direction east)

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

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Jonzac

Jonzac

at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Jonzac guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Charmant guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with...

See Angouleme guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Torsac guide
Pons

Pons

at 31 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

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

See Pons guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide
Villebois-Lavalette

Villebois-Lavalette

at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Villebois-Lavalette guide
Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Aubeterre-sur-Dronne

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-east)

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

See Aubeterre-sur-Dronne guide
Saintes

Saintes

at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The town of Saintes is very interesting, with an extensive...

See Saintes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Touzac

 
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Markets in and near Touzac

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (26km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (31km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (33km)
  • Chalais: market Monday (35km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Touzac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Touzac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (16km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (39km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (51km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de Faye (Faye) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (0km)
  • Logis de Forge (22km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (45km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (24km)
  • Forêt de Pons (31km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
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Geography and distances

Touzac is in the west of France at 27 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Touzac is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Touzac

Canton: Châteauneuf-sur-Charente

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16120

Distance to Touzac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 618 km

from Nice: 622 km

from Bordeaux: 86 km

from Strasbourg: 687 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 Touzac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleville, Bonneuil, Bouteville, Criteuil-la-Magdeleine, Eraville, Lagarde-sur-le-Ne, Lignieres-Sonneville, Malaville, Nonaville, Saint-Medard, Saint-Preuil, Vignolles and Viville.

This page in French: Visiter Touzac

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