Vitrac-Saint-Vincent tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vitrac-Saint-Vincent in Charente

Photo is of La Rochefoucauld at 10 km from Vitrac-Saint-Vincent

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Vitrac-Saint-Vincent 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 Vitrac-Saint-Vincent in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Rochefoucauld at 10 km and Chateau de La Rochefoucauld at 10 km.

Vitrac-Saint-Vincent, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Rochefoucauld

La Rochefoucauld

at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Chateau de La Rochefoucauld

Castle at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Marthon

Marthon

at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Varaignes

Varaignes

at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Varaignes is a pretty village with a castle at its centre. The castle is...

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Bayers

Bayers

at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert

Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert

at 26 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Javerlhac-et-la-Chapelle-Saint-Robert is a charming village with a church and castle and a lovely riverside...

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Rochechouart

Rochechouart

at 26 km (direction east), in the Haute-Vienne department

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a castle and...

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Nanteuil-en-Vallee

Nanteuil-en-Vallee

at 26 km (direction north-west)

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

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Confolens

Confolens

at 28 km (direction north-east)

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient bridge and fountain and some...

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Verteuil-sur-Charente

Verteuil-sur-Charente

at 29 km (direction north-west)

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

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Angouleme

Angouleme

at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens

at 32 km (direction north-east)

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of an ancient...

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Nontron

Nontron

at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park to the north...

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Saint-Junien

Saint-Junien

at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be sure to also visit...

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Markets in and near Vitrac-Saint-Vincent

  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Ruelle-sur-Touvre: market Thursday & Sunday & (25km)
  • Angouleme: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (34km)
  • Ruffec: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • La Couronne: market Saturday (37km)
  • Mareuil: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (41km)
  • Civray: market Tuesday & Friday (42km)

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Tourist attractions near Vitrac-Saint-Vincent, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (Coulgens) (16km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Angouleme) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Puymoyen) (31km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (Saint-Michel) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Jean-Baptiste (La Couronne) (37km)
  • Eglise de Genouillé (Genouille) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Trois-Palis) (38km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Estèphe (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Cybard (Roullet-Saint-Estephe) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Civray) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Voulgezac) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Saint-Pierre-d'Exideuil) (43km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (45km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (46km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin de l’Abrègement (31km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (36km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (36km)
  • Logis de Forge (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte de Montgaudier (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (30km)
  • Site Corot (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

 
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Geography and distances

Vitrac-Saint-Vincent is in the west of France at 30 kilometres from Angouleme, the department capital (general information: Vitrac-Saint-Vincent is 368 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vitrac-Saint-Vincent

Canton: Montemboeuf

Arrondissement: Confolens

Department: Charente

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 16310

Distance to Vitrac-Saint-Vincent

from Angouleme (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 368 km

from Calais: 582 km

from Nice: 583 km

from Bordeaux: 135 km

from Strasbourg: 630 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 Vitrac-Saint-Vincent from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chasseneuil-sur-Bonnieure, Cherves-Chatelars, Mazerolles, Mazieres, Montemboeuf, Saint-Adjutory and Yvrac-et-Malleyrand.

This page in French: Visiter Vitrac-Saint-Vincent