in Vienne of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
- Poitiers-Biard Airport (1 mi)
- Châtellerault Airport (17 mi)
- Niort-Souché Airport (40 mi)
- Saumur-Saint-Florent Airport (51 mi)
- Angoulême-Brie-Champniers Airport (59 mi)
- Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport (62 mi)
- Limoges Airport (64 mi)
- Angers-Loire Airport (74 mi)
- Brive-La Roche Airport (113 mi)
- Bordeaux-Mérignac (BA 106) Airport (131 mi)
- Paris-Orly Airport (175 mi)
- Charles de Gaulle International Airport (197 mi)
- Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe (Unesco heritage, 25 mi)
- The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes (Unesco heritage, 59 mi)
- Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France (Unesco heritage, 98 mi)
- Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the Vézère Valley (Unesco heritage, 113 mi)
- Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion (Unesco heritage, 117 mi)
- Gyrotour (observation point, (6 mi)
- Parc du Futuroscope (amusement park, (6 mi)
- The vallee de singes (zoo, (24 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 46.583 and 0.333 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 46° 34' 59" and E 0° 19' 59"
- 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: 06:54 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:02 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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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 Poitiers
Poitiers in Vienne (Nouvelle-Aquitaine) with it's 85,960 habitants is located in France about 183 mi (or 294 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital town.
Current time in Poitiers is now 06:54 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports close to Poitiers, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Poitiers-Biard Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), 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 Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), East. We encountered 3 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chatellerault, Montmorillon, Parthenay, Chinon and Confolens. 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: 22°C / 71 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 53 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1020 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 33% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Tuesday, 20th of August 2019
22°C (72 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
24°C (75 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
25°C (78 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Hôtel Mercure Poitiers Centre
Best Western Poitiers Centre Grand Hotel
Best Western Le Bois de la Marche
Kyriad Poitiers Sud
Quality Hôtel Alisée Poitiers Nord
ibis Styles Poitiers Centre
Aparthotel Adagio access Poitiers
Hôtel de l'Europe
ibis Poitiers Beaulieu
ibis Poitiers Centre
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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University of Poitiers
The University of Poitiers (French: Université de Poitiers) is a university in Poitiers, France. It is a member of the Coimbra Group.
Futuroscope, or Parc du Futuroscope is a French theme park based upon multimedia, cinematographic futuroscope and audio-visual techniques. It has several 3D cinemas and a few 4D cinemas along with other attractions and shows, some of which are the only examples in the world. It is located in the department of Vienne, 10 kilometres north of Poitiers, on the territory of the communes of Chasseneuil-du-Poitou and Jaunay-Clan. The park had 1.826 million visitors in 2010.
Poiters Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Pierre de Poitiers) is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Poitiers, France. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Poitiers. Its construction began in 1162 by Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine on the ruins of a Roman basilica, and work was well advanced by the end of the 12th century. It is the largest medieval monument in the city of Poitiers. It is built in the Romanesque and Early Gothic styles, the latter predominating.
Ligugé Abbey, also St. Martin's Abbey, Ligugé, is a Benedictine monastery in the present commune of Ligugé in the département of Vienne, and in the diocese of Poitiers, and one of the earliest monastic foundations in France.
The Baptistère Saint-Jean is a religious edifice in Poitiers, France. It is reputed to be the oldest existing Christian building in France and one of the most prominent examples of Merovingian architecture.
Palace of Poitiers
The Palace of Justice in Poitiers began its life as the seat of the Counts of Poitou and Dukes of Aquitaine in the tenth through twelfth centuries.
Gare de Poitiers
The Gare de Poitiers is a major railway station in the French city of Poitiers, in the department of Vienne and region of Poitou-Charentes. The station is situated on the Paris–Bordeaux railway.
École nationale supérieure de mécanique et d'aérotechnique
The École Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et d'Aérotechnique, ENSMA, or ISAE-ENSMA, is a Grande Ecole located in Chasseneuil-du-Poitou, near Poitiers, France. Graduates generally work as R&D engineers for companies in the aerospace (55%), transportation, capital goods, and energy industry. The school is part of GEA, CESAER, PEGASUS and the ISAE group with the Institut supérieur de l'aéronautique et de l'espace (ISAE).
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Poitiers
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Poitiers is an archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic church in France. The archepiscopal see is in the city of Poitiers. The Diocese of Poitiers includes the two Departments of Vienne and Deux-Sèvres. The Concordat of 1802 added to the see besides the ancient Diocese of Poitiers a part of the Diocese of La Rochelle and Saintes.
Château de Chambonneau
The Château de Chambonneau is a castle in the commune of Gizay in the Vienne département of France that still shows good parts of the original "chateau-fort". It is built down a hill, close to the Miosson (a tributary of the Clain river). The original castle dates from the time of Philippe VI, the beginning of the 14th century. The present château dates between 1335 and 1609. The remaining original parts represent the keep and 75% of the towers and lower buildings.
Église Notre-Dame la Grande, Poitiers
Notre-Dame la Grande is a Roman Catholic church in Poitiers, France. Having a double status, collegial and parochial, it forms part of the Catholic diocese of Poitiers. The west front adorned with statuary is recognised as a masterpiece of Romanesque religious art. The walls inside the church are painted.
The Boivre is a 46.1 km long river in western France, tributary of the river Clain. Its source is near Vasles, in the Deux-Sèvres département. The Boivre flows through the following départements and towns: Deux-Sèvres: Vasles Vienne: Benassay, Lavausseau, La Chapelle-Montreuil, Montreuil-Bonnin, Béruges, Vouneuil-sous-Biard, Biard and Poitiers It reaches the Clain at Poitiers.
Hypogée des Dunes
L'Hypogée des Dunes is an underground chapel in Poitiers, France.
The Musée Sainte-Croix is the largest museum in Poitiers, France. Planned by architect Jean Monge and built in 1974, it stands at the site of the former Abbaye Sainte-Croix, which was moved to Saint-Benoît, Vienne. It is a constructed of concrete and glass, in the 1970s style. The museum hosts a permanent exhibition on periods from prehistory to the contemporary art, through the medieval period and the Fine arts.
The Église Sainte-Radegonde-de-Poitiers is a church in Poitiers, France. The church was named after Sainte Radegonde, who was buried in the church.
The Église Saint-Hilaire-le-Grand is a church in Poitiers, France. It was named after Hilary of Poitiers (Hilaire in French). It dates back to the 11th century, and was consecrated in 1049. Damaged during the French Revolution, it was restored in the second half of the 19th century. The church received a new portal, and the nave was partly reconstructed. It was listed as Monument historique in 1840.
Church of Saint-Jean de Montierneuf
The Church of Saint-Jean de Montierneuf is a Roman Catholic church in Poitiers, France. The church was built in the 11th century and is notable for its Romanesque architecture. It has been listed as a Monument historique since 1840.
Arboretum de Neuville-de-Poitou
The Arboretum de Neuville-de-Poitou is a municipal arboretum located in Neuville-de-Poitou, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France. The arboretum was created along a former railway track, and now displays 380 types of trees and shrubs planted along a 3-kilometer walking path. It is open daily without charge.
Jardin botanique universitaire de Poitiers
The Jardin botanique universitaire de Poitiers (33 hectares) is a botanical garden and arboretum maintained by the University of Poitiers. It is located at 443 Route du deffend, Mignaloux-Beauvoir, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France, and open daily without charge. The garden is located on the former domaine du Deffend, which was purchased by the state in 1962 and in 1996 established as a regional plant heritage center.
Jardin des Plantes de Poitiers
The Jardin des Plantes de Poitiers (1.5 hectares) is a municipal park and botanical garden located at 1 rue du Jardin des Plantes, Poitiers, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France. It is open daily without charge. Poitiers' first Jardin des Plantes was established in 1621 by Le Coq Paschal, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, but the garden was relocated 8 times before its establishment in 1869 on the former grounds of the Hôtel Dieu, its current location.
IAE de Poitiers
The Institut d'Administration des Entreprises de Poitiers, in Poitiers, is the Business School of the University of Poitiers. From its origins it has been part of the "Réseau des IAE", first French network in management education, which includes 31 IAE all over France.
Stade de la Pépinière
Stade de la Pépinière is a stadium in Poitiers, France. It is currently used for football matches and is the home stadium of Poitiers FC. The stadium holds 15,750 spectators.
Journées Information Eaux
The Journées Information Eaux (JIE) are a series of conferences about water from famous scientists. It is located at the ENSIP in Poitiers (France) and organized by the Apten and LCME.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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