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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Charente

Geographical information

Latitude46.0680880 (N 46° 4’ 5”)
Longitude0.6746580 (E 0° 40’ 29”)
AltitudeFrom 122m to 232m
Surface area34.14 km²
Population575 inhabitants
Density16 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAngoulême (70 km, 1h08)
Insee code16181
IntercommunalityCC du Confolentais

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Germain-de-Confolens2.1 km (4 min)
Availles-Limouzine6.6 km (9 min)
Abzac6.9 km (8 min)
Esse7.6 km (12 min)
Confolens8 km (9 min)
Hiesse8.4 km (13 min)
Brillac10.6 km (13 min)
Ansac-sur-Vienne11.3 km (12 min)
Oradour-Fanais12.8 km (14 min)
Épenède12.9 km (20 min)
Pressac13.8 km (13 min)
Saint-Maurice-des-Lions14.3 km (14 min)
Lesterps15.6 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

Boisbuchet field.

Chapel St. Radegund.

Aeromodelling Club, fitness, fencing, football.

Events and festivities

Virada hope to beat cystic fibrosis, the last Sunday of September.

Christmas Market on the first Sunday of December.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Spider trail in the trees
Sports sensations8 € to 20 € Taizé-Aizie (33 km)
Feeriland, a marvellous miniature world
Entertainment0 € to 7 € Veyrac (36 km)
Gyroplane microlight flight over Charente
Sports sensations60 € to 160 € Saint-Ciers-sur-Bonnieure (40 km)
Karting Circuit
Sports sensations18 € La Rochefoucauld (42 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Trotte-Renard Mill
Village visitEasy1h30Bunzac (48 km)
Banks of the Tardoire
HikeEasy1h30Eymouthiers (48 km)
Ancient loop Paussac Saint-Just
HikeEasy4h00Abjat-sur-Bandiat (54 km)
The Three Spires
HikeEasy4h00Saint-Léger-la-Montagne (58 km)
Nexon Castle Park
HikeIntermediate1h15Nexon (59 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals