Vervant tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vervant in Charente

Photo is of Tusson at 12 km from Vervant

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vervant in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tusson at 12 km and Bayers at 13 km.

Vervant, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Tusson

Tusson

at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Tusson guide
Bayers

Bayers

at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bayers guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 18 km (direction south)

Angouleme is one of our favourite Charente towns, with several interesting historic monuments to...

See Angouleme guide
Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 19 km (direction north-east)

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

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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The Chateau de La Rochefoucauld is the most important castle in Charente, with both...

See Chateau de La Rochefoucauld guide
Ruffec

Ruffec

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The highlight in the quiet town of Ruffec is the facade of the 12th...

See Ruffec guide
La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring the Chateau de Rochefoucauld be sure to stroll around the rest of...

See La Rochefoucauld guide
Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 24 km (direction north-east)

Here at Nanteuil-en-Vallee it is the Nanteuil Abbey and Treasury that is of most...

See Nanteuil-en-Vallee guide
Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Simon guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Jarnac guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

Torsac is one of several small but interesting villages to stroll around in Charente...

See Torsac guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 31 km (direction south)

The 12th century church in roman style is the principal monument here in Mouthiers-sur-Boeme...

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Marthon

Marthon

at 35 km (direction south-east)

In Marthon there is no single monument that dominates, but rather several small buildings...

See Marthon guide
Charmant

Charmant

at 38 km (direction south)

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

See Charmant guide

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Markets in and near Vervant

  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (19km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (20km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (25km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (28km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (34km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (34km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (34km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Vervant, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (13km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (35km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (39km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (49km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (12km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (25km)
  • Logis de Forge (31km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (38km)
  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (32km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (53km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vervant is in the west of France at 21 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Vervant is 376 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vervant

Canton: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16330

Distance to Vervant

from Angouleme (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 376 km

from Calais: 583 km

from Nice: 611 km

from Bordeaux: 124 km

from Strasbourg: 652 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 Vervant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amberac, Aussac-Vadalle, Bignac, Cellettes, Coulonges, Fouqueure, Mansle, Montignac-Charente, Saint-Amant-de-Boixe, Tourriers, Villejoubert, Villognon, Vouharte and Xambes.

This page in French: Visiter Vervant