Paris, the country's capital, is situated 240 miles (386 kilometers) northeast of Gond-Pontouvre.
The Museum of Comics is a good spot to check out while you are here. Another interesting spot is the Musee du Papier.
See for yourself exactly why Poitou-Charentes is so popular by travelers from all over the world, by exploring the cornucopia of natural and man-made attractions within easy traveling distance of Gond-Pontouvre. While in the region, visit the Musee Francois Mitterrand and Francois Mitterrand's Grave in Jarnac, approximately 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the east of Gond-Pontouvre.
When you are ready to head further afield beyond Gond-Pontouvre, why not check out the nearest regional center. Angouleme is situated 1 mile (2 kilometers) away and is home to attractions like Angouleme Hotel de Ville, Angouleme Cathedral and Musee du Papier. Museum of Comics and Hirondelle Golf are some other visitor attractions worth investigating for those who find themselves with time to spare.
Tourists to Poitou-Charentes should go to the area's open-air markets. Feel as though you are going back in time during your stay in the area. Discover one of the ruins for which the area is well known.
For those who love the water, plan to enjoy some watersports. Boating is popular with locals and tourists and another popular watersport on offer is canoeing.
You will be reluctant to bid "Au revoir / À bientôt" (farewell) to this appealing spot.