Argentat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Argentat in Correze

Visit Argentat: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across the river from the quais

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Argentat. For detailed visitor information see the Argentat travel guide.

Argentat is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Argentat is 420 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Curemonte at 18 km and Meyssac at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Argentat, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Argentat in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Correze

Map of places to visit near Argentat

Markets in and near Argentat

  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (3km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (34km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (41km)

More information about Argentat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Argentat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Argentat.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (23km)
  • Chateau Montal (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (25km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (42km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (41km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades de Gimel (24km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (30km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (33km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (42km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (37km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Argentat

Canton: Argentat

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19400

Distance to Argentat

from Tulle (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 420 km

from Calais: 651 km

from Nice: 451 km

from Bordeaux: 200 km

from Strasbourg: 588 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Argentat from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hautefage, La Chapelle-Saint-Geraud, Monceaux-sur-Dordogne, Saint-Chamant, Saint-Martial-Entraygues and Sexcles.

This page in French: Visiter Argentat