Verrieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verrieres in Charente

Visit Verrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Verrieres is situated in the Charente department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 34 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Verrieres is 415 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Verrieres, 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 Verrieres 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 Verrieres

Markets in and near Verrieres

  • Barbezieux-Saint-Hilaire: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • Cognac: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Jonzac: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Pons: market Wednesday and Saturday (22km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (29km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (33km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (33km)
  • Montendre: market Thursday (34km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (40km)

More information about Verrieres, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Verrieres, France

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

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) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (11km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Fontdouce (Saint-Bris-des-Bois) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (34km)
  • Abbaye aux Dames de Saintes (Saintes) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Savinien (Fenioux) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Chaigne (9km)
  • Logis de Forge (31km)
  • Parcs et jardins du château de Beaulon (37km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (48km)
  • La Roche Courbon (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (18km)
  • Forêt de Pons (22km)
  • Forêt de la Lande (31km)

Towns of Art and history

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Verrieres

Canton: Segonzac

Arrondissement: Cognac

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16130

Distance to Verrieres

from Angouleme (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 618 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 85 km

from Strasbourg: 693 km

Getting here

Verrieres 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 Verrieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleville, Angeac-Champagne, Archiac, Cierzac, Criteuil-la-Magdeleine, Germignac, Juillac-le-Coq, Lachaise, Saint-Fort-sur-le-Ne, Saint-Palais-du-Ne, Salles-d'Angles and Segonzac.

This page in French: Visiter Verrieres