Saint-Aigulin is situated approximately 280 miles (451 kilometers) south of Paris, the country's capital.
This region is extremely popular with tourists. To understand why, rent a vehicle and discover the towns and tourist attractions in the vicinity of Saint-Aigulin. Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, lies approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the southwest. Head there to experience the Eglise Monolithe and Eglise Saint-Jacques.
About 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the north of Saint-Aigulin is Angouleme, an important regional city which is home to Angouleme Hotel de Ville, Museum of Comics and Musee du Papier. Angouleme Cathedral and Hirondelle Golf are also good places to head to.
For a real insight into the religious side of Saint-Aigulin, why not head to the area's many cathedrals. History enthusiasts will enjoy exploring Poitou-Charentes' fabulous fortresses, old towns and ruins.
Why not spend some time with passionate locals who are keen to share their knowledge and book a tour? Cycling tours, winery tours and city walking tours are popular in this region.
The culinary arts are an integral element of any place and a great way to understand a place. No trip to this region is complete without sampling mouclade (mussels in wine sauce) and oyster Marenne d'Oléron. Why don't you splash out and order a glass of wine with your meal? Vins Saumur de la Vienne and Vins du Thouarsais are some great options.
At the finish of your stay, load up your gear and bid France "Au revoir / À bientôt" (farewell).