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Vaux-Rouillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vaux-Rouillac in Charente

Photo is of Jarnac at 9 km from Vaux-Rouillac

Visit Vaux-Rouillac: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Jarnac at 9 km and Saint-Simon at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vaux-Rouillac, 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 Vaux-Rouillac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Jarnac

Jarnac

at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Jarnac guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 10 km (direction south)

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

See Saint-Simon guide
Cognac

Cognac

at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cognac guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Angouleme guide
 
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Tusson

Tusson

at 25 km (direction north-east)

Tusson is a very typical town of the Charente and has several...

See Tusson guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Barbezieux

Barbezieux

at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Barbezieux guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Torsac guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

The Chateau de Bayers is the principal monument here, and thers...

See Bayers guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Charmant guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 37 km (direction north-east)

At Verteuil-sur-Charente you will enjoy a stroll along the banks...

See Verteuil-sur-Charente guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 37 km (direction east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide
La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 37 km (direction east)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vaux-Rouillac

 
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Markets in and near Vaux-Rouillac

  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (9km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (21km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (22km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (25km)
  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (31km)
  • Aulnay: market Sunday (37km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (39km)

Hotels near Vaux-Rouillac

More information about Vaux-Rouillac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Vaux-Rouillac, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (21km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (39km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (44km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (55km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (22km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (25km)
  • Logis de Forge (27km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (21km)
  • Forêt de Pons (40km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (44km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vaux-Rouillac is in the west of France at 22 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Vaux-Rouillac is 392 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-Rouillac

Canton: Rouillac

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16170

Distance to Vaux-Rouillac

from Angouleme (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 392 km

from Calais: 596 km

from Nice: 624 km

from Bordeaux: 108 km

from Strasbourg: 671 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 Vaux-Rouillac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Echallat, Fleurac, Foussignac, Les Metairies, Mareuil, Merignac, Plaizac, Rouillac, Saint-Cybardeaux, Sigogne and Triac-Lautrait.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-Rouillac

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