Chateau de Nieul-les-Saintes
Castle at Nieul-les-Saintes (17). Open from 16 July to 24 August.
Chateau des Enigmes
Castle and parkland located at Pons (17). Open every day from Easter to Toussaint.
LAbbaye de Trizay
Abbey founded in the 11th century by the Benedictines. At Trizay (17). Open all year. For times contact the Saintes Tourist Office
LAbbaye de Sablonceaux
Recently restored 12th Century cistercian abbey at Sablonceaux (17). Visits by arrangement on the 1st Sunday of the month and during the afternoon in July and August.
LAbbaye de Fontdouce
Roman and Gothic style Abbey built in 1111 with herb garden. Open from April to October. At St-Bris-des-Bois (17).