Yversay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Yversay: highlights and tourist information

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Yversay is situated in the Vienne department and Poitou-Charentes region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the west of France at 14 kilometres from Poitiers, the department capital (general information: Yversay is 290 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Futuroscope at 12 km and Poitiers at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Yversay, 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 Yversay 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 Yversay

Markets in and near Yversay

  • Neuville-de-Poitou: market Thursday & Sunday (2km)
  • Vouille: market Saturday (6km)
  • Jaunay-Clan: market Friday (12km)
  • Mirebeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Poitiers: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (14km)
  • Thenezay: market Sunday (19km)
  • Naintre: market Sunday (22km)
  • Vivonne: market Saturday (28km)
  • Chatellerault: market Wednesday & Thursday all day & Saturday (30km)
  • Rouille: market Friday (31km)

More information about Yversay, Poitou-Charentes

Tourist attractions near Yversay, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium de Loudun (39km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Sanxay (26km)
  • Oiron Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lusignan) (28km)
  • Eglise Abbatial de Saint Jouin (Saint-Jouin-de-Marnes) (31km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Airvault) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Généroux (Saint-Generoux) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (43km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de La Mothe (17km)
  • Laverré (27km)
  • Touffou (29km)
  • La Guyonnière (36km)

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 (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Yversay

Canton: Neuville-de-Poitou

Arrondissement: Poitiers

Department: Vienne

Region: Poitou-Charentes

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 86170

Distance to Yversay

from Poitiers (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 290 km

from Calais: 490 km

from Nice: 644 km

from Bordeaux: 214 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chabournay, Champigny-le-Sec, Charrais, Cisse, Le Rochereau, Neuville-de-Poitou, Villiers and Vouille.

This page in French: Visiter Yversay