Trizay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Trizay in Charente-Maritime

Visit Trizay: highlights and tourist information

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Trizay is situated in the Charente-Maritime department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 36 kilometres from La Rochelle, the department capital (general information: Trizay is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Rochefort at 8 km and Brouage at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Trizay, 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 Trizay 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-Maritime

Map of places to visit near Trizay

Markets in and near Trizay

  • Echillais: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Rochefort: market Tuesday and Thurday (8km)
  • Fouras: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: market Sunday (20km)
  • La Tremblade: market every day except Tuesday (23km)
  • Saujon: market every day except Monday and Friday (24km)
  • Arvert: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Breuillet: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Le Chateau-d'Oleron: market every day - seasonal market only (24km)

More information about Trizay, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Trizay, France

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


  • Aquarium de La Rochelle (36km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (23km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La Roche Courbon (11km)
  • Jardins de la Boirie (32km)
  • Jardins du phare de Chassiron (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hiers-Brouage (14km)
  • Forêt de Saint-Trojan (27km)
  • Forêt domaniale de la Coubre (28km)
  • Pointe de Suzac (32km)
  • Pointe de la Coubre (33km)
  • Forêt de Suzac (34km)
  • Forêt de Benon (37km)
  • Pointe de Grave (41km)
  • Forêt de Pons (43km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de la Palmyre (30km)
  • Zoodyssée (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Trizay

Canton: Saint-Porchaire

Arrondissement: Saintes

Department: Charente-Maritime

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 17250

Distance to Trizay

from La Rochelle (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 599 km

from Nice: 688 km

from Bordeaux: 119 km

from Strasbourg: 718 km

Getting here

Trizay is in the west of France. Most visitors will arrive by car typically from a channel ferry ports such as Saint Malo, Caen or Cherbourg, a drive af about 4-5 hours. For driving distances to Trizay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beurlay, Cabariot, Champagne, Echillais, La Vallee, Saint-Agnant, Saint-Hippolyte and Sainte-Radegonde.

This page in French: Visiter Trizay