Correze places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in the Correze department of Limousin. See also our detailed Correze guide.

Correze sightseeing and tourist information

photo of Argentat


The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across the river from the quais [...]

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photo of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne


The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and walk along the Dordogne river [...]

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photo of Collonges-la-Rouge


The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from red rock [...]

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photo of Correze


Correze is a very small village but the historic quarter certainly merits a visit [...]

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photo of Curemonte


In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of the 'most beautiful villages in France' but [...]

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photo of Donzenac


Both the medieval centre of Donzenac and the steep wooded slopes that surround the village contribute equally to it [...]

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photo of Gimel-les-Cascades


Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient toll bridge and castle and its scenic [...]

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photo of Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in a series of gardens. [...]

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photo of Meymac


Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings in the town centre are both attractive and interesti [...]

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photo of Meyssac


Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the famous red sandstone of the region [...]

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photo of Saint-Angel


Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion when you are passing [...]

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photo of Saint-Robert


Centred around the 12th century Church of Saint-Robert, Saint-Robert is classed among the 'most beautiful villages [...]

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photo of Segur-le-Chateau


The part of Segur-le-Chateau with medieval houses next to the river is especially beautiful, but elsewhere there is [...]

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photo of Treignac


The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the highlight in the village of Treignac [...]

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photo of Tulle


The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in Tulle both add to the charm of the capital of Correze [...]

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photo of Turenne


The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified towers, and beautiful views across Limousin [...]

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photo of Uzerche


The Vézère Valley below and the numerous historic monuments up the hill together make Uzerche one of our favourit [...]

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For more information about the department see the detailed Correze travel guide


Market towns & days in Correze

all markets in morning unless otherwise stated

Allassac: Wednesday & Friday
Bort-les-Orgues: Tuesday & Saturday
Brive-la-Gaillarde: Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day
Bugeat: Thursday (high season only)
Meymac: Friday (high season only)
Meyssac: Tuesday & Friday
Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: Thursday (high season only)
Objat: Sunday
Tulle: Wednesday & Saturday
Ussel: Saturday

Selected tourist attractions in the Correze department

The following sites have received official "tourist classifications"...

Ville d'etape

Donzenac: Tourist guide

Uzerche: Tourist guide

Sites of Natural Beauty

Gouffre de la Fage

Listed 'Remarkable Gardens'

Jardin de la Ganille

Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel

towns classified as Recommended Detours

Meymac: Tourist guide

Villages classified as "most beautiful villages"

Collonges-la-Rouge: Tourist guide

Curemonte: Tourist guide

Segur-le-Chateau: Tourist guide

Treignac: Tourist guide

Turenne: Tourist guide