Vouille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vouille in Deux-Sevres

Photo is of Niort at 8 km from Vouille

Visit Vouille: highlights and tourist information

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Vouille is situated in the Deux-Sevres 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 Vouille in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Niort at 8 km and Chateau de Cherveux at 11 km.

Vouille, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Niort

Niort

at 8 km (direction west)

Niort is a picturesque large town with a donjon, a market hall and a...

See Niort guide
Chateau de Cherveux

Chateau de Cherveux

Castle at 11 km (direction west)

The Chateau de Cherveux, one of the best preserved 15th century castles in the...

See Chateau de Cherveux guide
Coulon

Coulon

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west)

Established since 2000 years agio, Coulon is now a centre for exploring the Marais-Poitevin...

See Coulon guide
Marais Poitevin

Marais Poitevin

at 18 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The Marais-Poitevin is a region of canals and marshes, an unusual environment best explored...

See Marais Poitevin guide
 
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Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire

Church at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

The church of Saint-Hilare in Melle is a very impressive example of 12th century...

See Melle Church of Saint-Hilaire guide
Melle

Melle

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Melle is best known for its three roman style churches, built...

See Melle guide
Nieul-sur-l\'Autise

Nieul-sur-l'Autise

at 27 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vendee department

Highlights in Nieul-sur-l'Autise include the Abbey of Saint-Vincent and a traditional watermill...

See Nieul-sur-l'Autise guide
Maillezais abbey

Maillezais abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction west), in the Vendee department

The ruins of the Maillezais abbey are on the edge of the marshes of...

See Maillezais abbey guide
Parthenay

Parthenay

at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

Parthenay is a quiet town, with historic monuments that hint at its importance iver...

See Parthenay guide
Fontenay-le-Comte

Fontenay-le-Comte

at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vendee department

With some interesting 18th century townhouses to see, Fontenay-le-Comte is also home to the...

See Fontenay-le-Comte guide
Surgeres

Surgeres

at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

It is the cluster of monuments in the park in the centre of Surgeres...

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Vouvant

Vouvant

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west-north-west), in the Vendee department

The pleasant village of Vouvant still retains part of a medieval castle and an...

See Vouvant guide
Saint-Jean d\'Angely

Saint-Jean d'Angely

at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Charente-Maritime department

The historic centre of Saint-Jean d'Angely has several notable monuments including the abbey church...

See Saint-Jean d'Angely guide
Marans

Marans

at 48 km (direction west), in the Charente-Maritime department

Marans is a small town with a pretty section along the river in the...

See Marans guide

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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

What to do at Vouille? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Vouille is in the western-centre of France at 8 kilometres from Niort, the department capital (general information: Vouille is 348 kilometres from Paris).

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

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