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Vouzailles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vouzailles: highlights and tourist information

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Vouzailles is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 23 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Vouzailles is 292 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moncontour, Vienne at 21 km and Futuroscope at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vouzailles, 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 Vouzailles 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 Vouzailles

Markets in and near Vouzailles

  • Vouille: market Saturday (9km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (9km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (21km)
  • Airvault: market Saturday (22km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (23km)
  • Parthenay: market Wednesday all day (27km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (30km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (32km)

More information about Vouzailles, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Vouzailles, France

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


  • Aquarium de Loudun (34km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (25km)
  • Oiron Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (22km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (26km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (52km)

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 (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vouzailles

Canton: Mirebeau

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86170

Distance to Vouzailles

from Poitiers (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 292 km

from Calais: 489 km

from Nice: 653 km

from Bordeaux: 214 km

from Strasbourg: 610 km

Getting here

Vouzailles 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 Vouzailles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayron, Champigny-le-Sec, Cuhon, Doux, Frozes, Le Rochereau, Maille, Maisonneuve, Massognes and Villiers.

This page in French: Visiter Vouzailles

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