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Visit Touzac: highlights and tourist information

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Touzac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 27 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Touzac is 413 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Touzac


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)


Geography and distances

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

Touzac is in the west of France. 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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