Vaux-Rouillac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vaux-Rouillac: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-Rouillac is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 22 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Vaux-Rouillac is 392 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Vaux-Rouillac

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)

More information about Vaux-Rouillac, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Vaux-Rouillac, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Vaux-Rouillac 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 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