Vouille tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vouille: highlights and tourist information

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Vouille is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 15 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Vouille is 296 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Poitiers at 15 km and Futuroscope at 16 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 Vienne

Map of places to visit near Vouille

Markets in and near Vouille

Market days in Vouille: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Vouille: market Saturday (0km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (14km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (16km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (17km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (25km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (26km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (27km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (31km)

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.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (42km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (21km)
  • Oiron Chateau (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (24km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (31km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (44km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (13km)
  • Laverré (25km)
  • La Guyonnière (31km)
  • Touffou (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Vivonne (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Vallée des singes (monkeys) (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vouille

Canton: Vouillé

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86190

Distance to Vouille

from Poitiers (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 296 km

from Calais: 495 km

from Nice: 645 km

from Bordeaux: 208 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

Vouille is in the west of France. Most visitors arrive here by car - the ferry ports such as Caen, Saint Malo and Cherbourg are convenient at around 4-5 hours drive. For driving distances to Vouille from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chire-en-Montreuil, Cisse, Frozes, Maille, Neuville-de-Poitou, Quincay, Villiers and Yversay.

This page in French: Visiter Vouille