Location: Thauron is situated in the Creuse (Limousin region) in the southern-centre of France at 20 km from Gueret, the department capital. (General information: Thauron is 320 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Lake Vassiviere at 21 km from Thauron
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Thauron. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
See France This Way travel guides for Limousin (this region) for more travel ideas in the area of Thauron.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in France
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thauron and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Saint-Leonard de Noblat église (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
Regional Natural Parcs Millevaches en Limousin (40km)
Sites of natural beauty Lac de Vassivière (21km); Pierres Jaumetres (44km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Bessines-sur-Gartempe (37km); La Souterraine (37km); Gouzon (39km); Pierre-Buffiere (49km)
from Gueret (local prefecture): 20 km
from Paris: 320 km
from Calais: 550 km
from Nice: 500 km
from Bordeaux: 227 km
from Strasbourg: 531 km
For driving distances to Thauron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Thauron