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Explore the Angoulême region and discover the emblematic sites to visit. Country of Art and History and UNESCO creative city, Angoulême and its region are holders of recognized labels.

Stroll through the historic streets of Angoulême and stop in front of its famous painted walls dedicated to comics. Then, stroll along the ramparts to enjoy a breathtaking view of the Charente valley.

Among the many churches of the Angoulême regionlies the majestic cathédrale Saint-Pierre, a true Romanesque architectural gem dominating the city since the 12th century. You can notably visit the Trésor de la cathédrale, a masterpiece and a showcase of beauty and delicacy, staged by the artist Jean-Michel Othoniel.

To enjoy the panorama, the tourist office also offers visits to the towers of the castle, which today houses l’hôtel de ville from Angoulême.

The nature lovers will also find a range of remarkable sites to explore. Meet on the banks of the Charente for a refreshing getaway by the water. In towns and villages, numerous parks and gardens offer havens of calm and nature for you to relax and why not organize a picnic.

Whether you are a culture, history or nature lover, Angoulême and its surroundings will seduce you with their diversity and rich heritage. Take advantage of your stay to recharge your batteries, marvel and experience unforgettable moments in the heart of Charente.