Vouneuil-sur-Vienne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vouneuil-sur-Vienne in Vienne

Photo is of Chatellerault at 11 km from Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

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Vouneuil-sur-Vienne is situated in the Vienne 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 Vouneuil-sur-Vienne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatellerault at 11 km and Futuroscope at 14 km.

Vouneuil-sur-Vienne, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chatellerault

Chatellerault

at 11 km (direction )

The quiet regional town of Chatellerault has some notable 18th century townhouses...

See Chatellerault guide
Futuroscope

Futuroscope

Theme Park at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

Futuroscope is one of the most popular attractions in France!...

See Futuroscope guide
Chauvigny

Chauvigny

at 18 km (direction south-east)

We especially enjoyed exploring the castles along the hilltop when visiting Chauvigny...

See Chauvigny guide
Poitiers

Poitiers

at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

Poitiers is a nice town with lots of interesting sites, including the 12th century...

See Poitiers guide
 
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La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle donjon and the medieval gateway are the main historical monuments in the...

See La Roche-Posay guide
Nouaille-Maupertuis

Nouaille-Maupertuis

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

Visit Nouaille-Maupertuis to see the substantial Abbey of Saint Junien...

See Nouaille-Maupertuis guide
Angles-sur-l\'Anglin

Angles-sur-l'Anglin

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east)

The pretty village of Angles sur l'Anglin and the river setting make this one...

See Angles-sur-l'Anglin guide
Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe

Heritage Site at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

The highlight here is of course the Abbey of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, certainly the best example...

See Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe guide
Montmorillon

Montmorillon

at 41 km (direction south-east)

Although it is quite a small town, there is a lot to discover in...

See Montmorillon guide
Moncontour, Vienne

Moncontour, Vienne

at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as the castle in Moncontour, you will also enjoy the town's leisure...

See Moncontour, Vienne guide
Chateau du Rivau

Chateau du Rivau

Castle at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

One of the more modest castles in the region, both the Chateau de Rivau...

See Chateau du Rivau guide
Tavant

Tavant

at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Tavant is a small village but a visit to se the murals in the...

See Tavant guide
Crissay-sur-Manse

Crissay-sur-Manse

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Explore the lovely stone houses and narrow streets in the tiny village of Crissay-sur-Manse...

See Crissay-sur-Manse guide
Loches

Loches

at 56 km (direction north-east), in the Indre-et-Loire department

Numerous historic monuments make the citadel in Loches a very interesting place to visit...

See Loches guide

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Markets in and near Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

  • Naintre: market Sunday (7km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (11km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (13km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (22km)
  • La Roche-Posay: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (30km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (30km)
  • Le Grand-Pressigny: market Thursday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Vouneuil-sur-Vienne, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (48km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (44km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

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 (39km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vouneuil-sur-Vienne is in the west of France at 21 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Vouneuil-sur-Vienne is 274 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

Canton: Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

Arrondissement: Châtellerault

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86210

Distance to Vouneuil-sur-Vienne

from Poitiers (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 274 km

from Calais: 480 km

from Nice: 624 km

from Bordeaux: 226 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

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 Vouneuil-sur-Vienne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Availles-en-Chatellerault, Bonneuil-Matours and Naintre.

This page in French: Visiter Vouneuil-sur-Vienne