Valdivienne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Valdivienne: highlights and tourist information

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Valdivienne is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 24 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Valdivienne is 291 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chauvigny at 7 km and Nouaille-Maupertuis at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Valdivienne, 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 Valdivienne 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Valdivienne

Markets in and near Valdivienne

  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (19km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (25km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (28km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (30km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (31km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (35km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (35km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (36km)

More information about Valdivienne, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Valdivienne, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (7km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (23km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (27km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (40km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (49km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (13km)
  • Laverré (24km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Valdivienne

Canton: Chauvigny

Arrondissement: Montmorillon

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86300

Distance to Valdivienne

from Poitiers (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 291 km

from Calais: 502 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 208 km

from Strasbourg: 581 km

Getting here

Valdivienne is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Valdivienne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Pouille and Terce.

This page in French: Visiter Valdivienne