Poitiers
in Vienne of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

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Location Summary
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
References
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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 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 Humidity 43%
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

Address
0,3 mi
14 Rue Edouard Grimaux
86000 POITIERS
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Poitiers Centre Grand Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
28, rue Carnot
86000 Poitiers
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Le Bois de la Marche

Address
4,7 mi
1 allée des Cerfs
86240 Fontaine-le-Comte
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Kyriad Poitiers Sud

Address
2,3 mi
182, avenue du 8 Mai 1945 (Angle RN10 et Rocade Sud)
86000 Poitiers
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:30
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:30


Quality Hôtel Alisée Poitiers Nord

Address
4,7 mi
Rue du Commerce 14
86360 Chasseneuil du Poitou
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis Styles Poitiers Centre

Address
0,3 mi
7 rue Victor Hugo
86000 Poitiers
France

Time Information

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


Aparthotel Adagio access Poitiers

Address
0,3 mi
23 Boulevard du Grand Cerf
86000 POITIERS
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hôtel de l'Europe

Address
0,4 mi
39 rue Carnot
86000 Poitiers
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis Poitiers Beaulieu

Address
2,2 mi
1, rue du Bois Dousset
86000 POITIERS
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Poitiers Centre

Address
0,4 mi
15 rue du petit Bonneveau
86000 POITIERS
France

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Urban Paintball Poitiers (86)

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 19:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thomas Mineau

Soirée Hallowen à l'Urban Paintball de Poitiers (86). 19H00 - 2H00 Non Stop ! Conseillez à tous ! :)


Vœux protocolaires d’Alain Claeys, Député-maire de Poitiers, le 8 janvier 2015

Published: January 08, 2015
Length: 40:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ville Poitiers

Alain Claeys, Député-maire de Poitiers a présenté ses vœux à l'Hôtel de Ville de Poitiers, le 8 janvier 2015. Alain Claeys a rendu hommage aux victimes du journal Charlie Hebdo, suivi...


Slam en Bus - Poitiers, Mars 2012

Published: February 22, 2013
Length: 13:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: l'astre en moi

L'Astre en Moi présente son "Slam en Bus", en partenariat avec Vitalis (Transports Poitevins) et Joke Box (Asso Hip-Hop, Poitiers). Avec Onizuka, Kami, Chess, Méluzine, Mafalda, Keuspar,...


Teaser marathon Poitiers-Futuroscope 2015

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 16:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marathon Poitiers Futuroscope - Vidéos offici


Rasen Freestyle à Poitiers | Breakdance | BBoy

Published: September 27, 2013
Length: 10:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: La Rasen Team

Heyyo !! 100% break !! Ceci est une vidéo d'un freestyle de BBoy Tinmar et BBoy New Martin's à Poitiers (et oui toujours pas avec BBoy Man mais la prochaine vidéo est pour lui) ! Allez...


Animations de Noël place Leclerc à Poitiers

Published: December 15, 2014
Length: 35:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ville Poitiers

Patinoire, marché de Noël, manèges, chalets d'artisans régionaux, maison du Père Noël... animent la place Leclerc pour les fêtes de Noël, pour le bonheur de tous !


Marathon Poitiers Futuroscope 2014 - Retour sur la 10eme édition

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 56:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Marathon Poitiers Futuroscope - Vidéos offici


Je suis Charlie - Rassemblement républicain à Poitiers, dimanche 11 janvier 2015.

Published: January 11, 2015
Length: 12:34 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Qamutik Habs

Extrait d'un discours particulièrement fort et émouvant du président du "Toit du Monde" de Poitiers en hommage aux 17 victimes lâchement assassinées par trois terroristes islamistes à...


ASYLUM TATTOO POITIERS | Tattoo ROSE old school

Published: March 05, 2015
Length: 55:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: David MALNUIT

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ASYLUM TATTOO POITIERS | Tattoo TIMELAPSE GOLUM ORIGINS

Published: March 22, 2015
Length: 44:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: David MALNUIT

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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.

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.

Located at 46.5861, 0.343889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Poitiers, Educational institutions established in 1896, Coimbra Group, Universities in France, Buildings and structures in Poitiers, Educational institutions established in the 15th century, Public universities, 1431 establishments in France, Education in Poitou-Charentes

Futuroscope

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.

Located at 46.6692, 0.368889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Vienne, Amusement parks in France, Compagnie des Alpes, Visitor attractions in Poitou-Charentes, Visitor attractions in Vienne

Poitiers Cathedral

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.

Located at 46.5803, 0.3493 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in France, Churches in Poitiers, Basilica churches in France

Ligugé Abbey

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.

Located at 46.5172, 0.331111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
360 establishments, Benedictine monasteries in France, Buildings and structures in Vienne, Christian monasteries established in the 4th century, 19th-century Christian monasteries

Baptistère Saint-Jean

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.

Located at 46.5794, 0.348611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baptisteries, Churches in Poitiers, 4th-century church buildings, 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.

Located at 46.5828, 0.3425 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Poitiers, Palaces in France, 1200s architecture, 1340s architecture, Visitor attractions in Vienne

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.

Located at 46.5822, 0.333056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Poitou-Charentes, Région Sud-Ouest, Buildings and structures in Poitiers, TER Poitou-Charentes

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).

Located at 46.6614, 0.360556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grandes écoles, Grandes écoles, Aviation schools in France, Educational institutions established in 1948, Engineering universities and colleges in France

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.

Located at 46.5797, 0.349421 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic dioceses in France, Religion in Poitiers

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.

Located at 46.4567, 0.438333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Poitou-Charentes, Official historical monuments of France, Châteaux in Vienne, Museums in Vienne, Historic house museums in Poitou-Charentes

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.

Located at 46.5832, 0.344 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Poitiers

Boivre

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.

Located at 46.5911, 0.341111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France, Geography of Charente, Geography of Deux-Sèvres, Rivers of Poitou-Charentes

Hypogée des Dunes

L'Hypogée des Dunes is an underground chapel in Poitiers, France.

Located at 46.5753, 0.359167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Subterranea (geography)

Musée Sainte-Croix

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.

Located at 46.5792, 0.3477 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art museums and galleries in France, Local museums in France, Art museums established in 1974, Museums in Vienne, 1974 establishments in France

Église Sainte-Radegonde-de-Poitiers

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.

Located at 46.5797, 0.351944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Poitiers

Église Saint-Hilaire-le-Grand

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.

Located at 46.5772, 0.332778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Poitiers

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.

Located at 46.5892, 0.345278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Poitiers, Official historical monuments of France

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.

Located at 46.6808, 0.245453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gardens in Vienne, Botanical gardens in France

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.

Located at 46.5565, 0.4092 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gardens in Poitiers, Botanical gardens in France

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.

Located at 46.5875, 0.348 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gardens in Poitiers, Botanical gardens in France

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.

Located at 46.589, 0.345 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1956, University of Poitiers, Business schools in 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.

Located at 46.595, 0.365 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in France, Buildings and structures in Poitiers

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.

Located at 46.5683, 0.383889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Science conferences, Recurring events established in 1974, Poitiers, Water, University of Poitiers

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10 Sep
2019

Pitch Pitch Made In France - Poitiers
Starting at: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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16 Oct
2019

FM Conférence 2019
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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PAUL PERSONNE
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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17 Oct
2019

YAROL - + 1ERE PARTIE
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
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30 Nov
2019

LES FATALS PICARDS
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LES FATALS PICARDS
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12 Mar
2020

OLDELAF
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16 Oct
2020

I MUVRINI - EN CONCERT
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