Vouille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vouille in Deux-Sevres

Visit Vouille: highlights and tourist information

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Vouille is situated in the Deux-Sevres department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the western-centre of France at 8 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Vouille is 348 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Niort at 8 km and Chateau de Cherveux at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vouille, 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 Vouille 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 Deux-Sevres

Map of places to visit near Vouille

Markets in and near Vouille

  • La Creche: market Sunday (7km)
  • Niort: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Saint-Maixent-l'Ecole: market Saturday (15km)
  • Benet: market Monday (19km)
  • Melle: market Friday (20km)
  • La Mothe-Saint-Heray: market Thursday (20km)
  • Brioux-sur-Boutonne: market Thursday (23km)
  • Coulonges-sur-l'Autize: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Lezay: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Chef-Boutonne: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Vouille, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Vouille, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Eulalie (Benet) (19km)
  • Abbaye Royale (Nieul-sur-l'Autise) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre (Dampierre-sur-Boutonne) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre et Eglise de Saint Nicolas (Maillezais) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Maille) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Brice (Saint-Mande-sur-Bredoire) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Vouvant) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Varaize) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Ruffec) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum du chemin de la découverte (20km)
  • La Guyonnière (30km)
  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (47km)
  • Jardin monastique médiéval (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Benon (35km)
  • Baie de l'Aiguillon (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoodyssée (20km)
  • Natur'Zoo de Mervent (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vouille

Canton: Prahecq

Arrondissement: Niort

Department: Deux-Sevres

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 79230

Distance to Vouille

from Niort (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 348 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 666 km

from Bordeaux: 166 km

from Strasbourg: 659 km

Getting here

Vouille is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will come by car, as an excursion from the Loire Valley or approximately 4 hours from the channel port at Saint-Malo. For driving distances to Vouille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiffres, Chauray, Fressines, La Creche and Mougon.

This page in French: Visiter Vouille