Villejoubert tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villejoubert in Charente

Photo is of Bayers at 14 km from Villejoubert

Visit Villejoubert: highlights and tourist information

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Villejoubert 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 Villejoubert in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayers at 14 km and Angouleme at 15 km.

Villejoubert, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Bayers

Bayers

at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Bayers guide
Angouleme

Angouleme

at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Angouleme guide
Tusson

Tusson

at 17 km (direction north-west)

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

See Tusson guide
Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

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Ruffec

Ruffec

at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

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Saint-Simon

Saint-Simon

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Simon guide
Torsac

Torsac

at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Torsac guide
Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

Mouthiers-sur-Boeme

at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Mouthiers-sur-Boeme guide
Marthon

Marthon

at 30 km (direction south-east)

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

See Marthon guide
Jarnac

Jarnac

at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Jarnac guide
Chateau de la Mercerie

Chateau de la Mercerie

Castle at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

The Chateau de la Mercerie is a manor house with a substantial wing added...

See Chateau de la Mercerie guide

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Markets in and near Villejoubert

  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (14km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (17km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Jarnac: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Sauze-Vaussais: market Thursday (37km)
  • Matha: market Tuesday, Friday and Saturday (39km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (39km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)

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Tourist attractions near Villejoubert, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Aulnay église St Pierre (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (9km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (21km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de l'Assomption de Châtre (Saint-Brice) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (36km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gensac-la-Pallue) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vivien (Bagnizeau) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et eglise de Saint Hérie (Matha) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (39km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Germain (Gimeux) (46km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (52km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin monastique médiéval (17km)
  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (27km)
  • Logis de Forge (28km)
  • Jardin du Chaigne (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (27km)
  • Château de Richemont (Charente) (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (58km)
 
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Geography and distances

Villejoubert is in the west of France at 17 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Villejoubert is 377 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villejoubert

Canton: Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Arrondissement: Angoulême

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16560

Distance to Villejoubert

from Angouleme (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 377 km

from Calais: 585 km

from Nice: 607 km

from Bordeaux: 122 km

from Strasbourg: 650 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 Villejoubert from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anais, Aussac-Vadalle, Montignac-Charente, Nanclars, Saint-Amant-de-Boixe, Tourriers, Vars, Vervant and Xambes.

This page in French: Visiter Villejoubert