Parthenay Tourism, France

Visit Parthenay - Best of Parthenay

Parthenay (pronounced: [paʁ.tɛn.ɛ]) is an ancient fortified town and commune in the Deux-Sèvres department of the Poitou-Charentes region in western France. It is sited on a rocky spur that is surrounded on two sides by the River Thouet, and is the sub-prefecture of the Parthenay arrondissement. It is situated some 40 km (25 mi) north of Niort, 50 km (31 mi) west of Poitiers, 120 km (75 mi) south-east of Nantes, and 350 km (220 mi) south-west of Paris. Each July, Parthenay hosts the Festival Ludique International de Parthenay, otherwise known as the Festival de Jeux or FLIP, in which the town's streets and squares are filled with games of many types. The shorter indoor FLIP d'hiver runs in November.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. in is an ideal destination for a vacation! Popular vacation packages of are of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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