Thauron tourism and travel guide
Visit Thauron: highlights and tourist information
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).
Thauron, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Thauron. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
Plan your visit to Thauron
Planning a trip to Thauron and the Limousin region? France This Way can help!
Map of places to visit near Thauron
More information about Thauron & region
Markets in and near Thauron
- Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (7km)
- Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (20km)
- Ahun: market Wednesday (20km)
- Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (22km)
- Aubusson: market Saturday (27km)
- Felletin: market Friday (30km)
- Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (42km)
- Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (45km)
- Boussac: market Thursday (49km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Thauron, 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.
aquarium Aquarium du Limousin (47km)
Heritage sites Saint-Leonard de Noblat église (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
Regional Natural Parcs Millevaches en Limousin (40km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (50km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (46km); Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (60km)
Sites of natural beauty Lac de Vassivière (21km); Lac de Saint-Pardoux (41km); Pierres Jaumetres (44km)
Towns of Art and history Limoges (47km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Thauron
from Gueret (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