in Charente of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
45.738 and 0.241 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 45° 44' 16" and E 0° 14' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:22 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:03 am and 9:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.783 and -176.817 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Waitangi West
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Current travel safety evaluation for France in Western Europe

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2019-08-18 07:22:14

Delve into Brie

Brie in Charente (Nouvelle-Aquitaine) with it's 3,490 habitants is a town located in France about 237 mi (or 381 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital town.

Time in Brie is now 04:22 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports closer to Brie, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Angoulême-Brie-Champniers Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in France is Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France in a distance of 45 mi (or 72 km), South-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Champniers, Angouleme, Nontron, Confolens and Cognac. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 92%
Air Pressure 1013.2 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

21°C (70 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

24°C (74 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Kyriad Angouleme Nord

3,2 mi
Rue des Platanes 184
16430 Champniers

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 23:00

ibis Angoulême Nord

4,3 mi
Rue de l'aretier

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

ibis Styles Angoulême Nord

4,3 mi
Rue de l'arêtier

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Hôtel Terminus

6,9 mi
1, Place de la Gare
16000 Angouleme

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hôtel Saint Antoine

6,6 mi
2, Rue Du Gond
16000 Angoulême

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hotel d' Orleans

7,0 mi
133 avenue Gambetta
16000 Angouleme

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:30
Weekend: closed

Le Crab

6,8 mi
Rue Kleber
16000 Angouleme

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.


Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 24:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Guillaume Matthias

Le petit-compte rendu du festival d'Angoulême 2015 par l'association Phylactères (éditeurs de Lorraine). Au programme : déconne, dessins, marche des auteurs et expo Jack Kirby !

Cuisine 16 Angoulême

Published: March 10, 2011
Length: 31:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mamaisonbleue

Visite guidée du magasin de cuisines à l'Isle d'Espagnac, précédée du trajet depuis la gare d'Angoulême vers la Cuisine 16. Nous vous accueillons le lundi sur rdv, et du mardi au samedi...

5e édition du forum sport santé environnement à Angoulême - Teaser

Published: September 06, 2013
Length: 48:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: VilleAngouleme

Dans le cadre du forum sport santé environnement qui se déroulera les 7 et 8 septembre 2013 à l'Espace Carat, retrouvez en exclusivité une fosse de plongée, qui sera l'une des attraction...

Truite Bruno 54cm sur la Touvre.AVI

Published: September 13, 2012
Length: 03:39 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: MrCyssou16

Dernière session pêche de l'année sur la Touvre en Charente.

La Touvre 2012

Published: August 30, 2012
Length: 22:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Lavigerie65

Une des dernières plongées faites avant la fermeture annoncée dans les vasques de la Touvre.

Charente : sources de la Touvre springs

Published: October 29, 2008
Length: 15:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alrom Niverno

Mon blog sur les Charentes : Les sources de la Touvre se trouvent en Charente à Touvre, une commune située à l'Est d'Angoulême. Les sources de la Touvre...

Festival BD AMBD à Magnac-sur-Touvre

Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 22:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: AMBDweb

Les Amis du Musée de la Bande Dessinée font leur... FESTIVAL de BD à MAGNAC-SUR-TOUVRE Le dimanche 8 Mars 2015. Premier Festival de Bande Dessinée organisé par l'Association des AMBD...

Truite sur la Touvre = double contact !!!.AVI

Published: September 13, 2012
Length: 59:52 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: MrCyssou16

Derniers moments de pêche sur la Touvre avant de renter à la maison.

How to tile a roof

Published: June 30, 2012
Length: 29:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Futur Fusion

Video created with the Socialcam app on iPhone:

La braconnienne

Published: March 10, 2012
Length: 10:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: g2a athletisme

Course à pied.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Angoumois was a county and province of France, nearly corresponding today to the Charente département. Its capital was Angoulême.

Located at 45.65, 0.166667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former provinces of France, Geography of Charente, History of Poitou-Charentes

Angoulême Cathedral

Angoulême Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Pierre d'Angoulême) is a religious building of Angoulême, Charente, France, an example of Romanesque architecture and sculpture in France. It is the seat of the Bishop of Angoulême.

Located at 45.6489, 0.151667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in France, 1110s architecture, Romanesque architecture in France, 4th-century church buildings, Churches in Charente


The Bandiat is a small river that is 91 km long, a left tributary of the Tardoire. It flows through the Haute-Vienne, Dordogne and Charente departments in France.

Located at 45.7781, 0.339167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France

Angoulême – Brie – Champniers Airport

Angoulême - Brie - Champniers Airport or Aéroport d'Angoulême - Brie - Champniers is an airport located 15 km northeast of Angoulême, between Brie and Champniers, all communes of the Charente département in the Poitou-Charentes région of France.

Located at 45.7294, 0.219167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in France, Buildings and structures in Charente, Transport in Poitou-Charentes

Château d'Angoulême

The Château d'Angoulême was a castle in the town of Angoulême, in the Charente département of France. The only remaining parts are the keep of Lusignan and the tower of Valois, which are part of the Town Hall of Angoulême, together with a construction of the 19th century.

Located at 45.6483, 0.156111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Poitou-Charentes, Charente, Official historical monuments of France

Stade Lebon

Stade Lebon is a multi-use stadium in Angoulême, France. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Angoulême CFC. The stadium is able to hold 6,500 people.

Located at 45.6419, 0.176128 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Angoulême CFC, Football venues in France, Sports venues in Charente

Château de Montignac

The Château de Montignac is a ruined castle in the commune of Montignac-Charente, in the Charente département of France. The castle is the property of the commune and has been listed since 1962 as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture.

Located at 45.7844, 0.123889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Poitou-Charentes, Official historical monuments of France, Charente, Ruins in Poitou-Charentes

Circuit des Remparts

Circuit des Remparts was a circuit race for Grand Prix cars and Formula Two voiturettes held in Angoulême, France. The circuit had a length of 1,287 m, which was driven 80 laps.

Located at 45.6494, 0.156944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorsport venues in France, Pre–World Championship Grands Prix

1st Marine Infantry Regiment

The 1st Marine Infantry Regiment (French: 1er Régiment d'Infanterie de Marine, 1er RIMa) is a French regiment, that inherits from Colonial Infantry. It is one of the oldest regiments of the Troupes de Marine with 2e RIMa, 3e RIMa, 4e RIMa and 1er RAMa, forming the Blue Division during Franco-Prussian war. The current regiment is based in Angoulême, and is actually a light cavalry regiment like the RICM equipped with AMX-10RC and VBL.

Located at 45.6442, 0.175278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Marines regiments of France, Armoured regiments of France, 20th-century regiments of France, 21st-century regiments of France


The Bonnieure is a river in the Charente département, southwestern France, left tributary to the river Charente. Its source is in Genouillac, in the east of the department. It flows into the Charente near Mansle. Another town along the Bonnieure is Chasseneuil-sur-Bonnieure.

Located at 45.8758, 0.2075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France, Charente basin


The Tardoire is a river in southwestern France, left tributary to the river Bonnieure. Its source is in Châlus, in the Haute-Vienne département. It flows into the Bonnieure near Saint-Ciers-sur-Bonnieure. Over much of its length, the Tardoire flows underground. It flows through the following départements and towns: Haute-Vienne: Châlus, Cussac Charente: Montbron, La Rochefoucauld

Located at 45.8625, 0.241944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France, Charente basin

Gare d'Angoulême

Gare d'Angoulême is a railway station serving the town Angoulême, Charente department, western France. It is situated on the Paris–Bordeaux railway, it is a 2hrs 10min journey to Paris and a 55 min to Bordeaux by TGV. There are local trains to the towns of Royan, Poitiers and Limoges. The station building is part of the former Collège Royal de la Marine, as testified by an enamel plaque in the booking hall.

Located at 45.6542, 0.165278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Poitou-Charentes, TER Limousin, TER Poitou-Charentes

Angoulême International Comics Festival

The Angoulême International Comics Festival (French: Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême) is the largest comics festival in Europe, and the second biggest in the world after the Comiket). It has occurred every year since 1974 in Angoulême, France, in the month of January.

Located at 45.6, 0.16 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Angoulême International Comics Festival, Comics conventions, Cultural festivals, Multigenre conventions, Recurring events established in 1974, Visitor attractions in Charente, Festivals in France, 1974 establishments in France

Château de l'Oisellerie

Château de l'Oisellerie, la Couronne, Charente L’Oisellerie was a fief belonging to the abbey of la Couronne and later could have been the falconry. After the Hundred Years' War, the farm was rented to wealthy burghers. They had to perform the act of homage to the abbot. The castle was built at the end of the 15th century when it was in the hands of Arnauld Calluaud thanks to money given by his brother Jean VI, commendatory abbot of la Couronne. King Francis I stayed there in 1526.

Located at 45.625, 0.104167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Châteaux in Charente

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Brie.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Brie, ANG