About Angouleme


Let's have a look around into background of Angouleme
  • Region: Poitou-Charentes 
  • Country: France 
  • Latitude: 45.65
  • Longitude: 0.15
  • Time zone: Europe/Paris
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 hour

Weather in Angouleme

  • Climate: Oceanic
  • Best Time to Visit: June to mid September

Location

Angouleme is the capital of the Charente department, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of southwestern France. It is the centre of an urban area of 110,000 people extending more than fifteen kilometres (9.3 miles) from east to west. Angouleme is an Acropolis city located on a hill overlooking a loop of the Charente limited in area upstream by the confluence of the Touvre and downstream by the Anguienne and Eaux Claires.

Distance from Angouleme center to Airport

  • Airport: Angouleme-Brie-Champniers Airport
  • Driving Distance: 10 miles / 16 km
  • Driving Time: 19 minutes
  • Languages: English 

Modes of transport

Airport: Angouleme-Brie-Champniers Airport

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10% of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: €0.50 - €1.00 per bag
  • Housekeeper: €1.00 - €1.50 per day
  • Concierge: €8.00 - €20.00

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10% of the Bill.

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Soyaux,
  • Cenon,
  • Cognac

Emergency Contact Numbers in Angouleme city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 112
  • Airport: Angouleme-Brie-Champniers Airport (+33 5 45 69 88 09)
  • Hospital: Surgical Clinic Saint Joseph(+33 5 45 38 68 49)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Angouleme.

  • The International Comic Strip Festival
  • Carnifest

Tourist Attractions

  • Angouleme Cathedral
  • Carnot Statue
  • Melain Art Gallery Of Recovery

Theatre & Concerts

  • Angoulême Theater 
  • Cinema of the City

Visit Top Restaurants in Angouleme

  • Bistrot Saint Andre
  • Bistrot 41
  • Patisserie Sugar scents

Top Shopping Centers in Angouleme

  • Casa France
  • Polaris France
  • Barrel Angouleme

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Museum of Resistance and Deportation
  • Beaulieu Gallery
  • The terminus

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Bistrot Saint Andre - Terrine
  • Bistrot 41 - Egg Recipe
  • Patisserie Sugar scents - Cake

Sports Club

  • Swallow Golf Club
  • Municipal Tennis Club Angouleme
  • Golf of Hirondelle

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: €1.34
  • Taxi:€ 2.10 
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): €666.67
  • Cheap meal:€22.00  
  • Gasoline:€1.35  
  • 3 course meal: €65.00
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