Aubusson tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aubusson in Creuse

Visit Aubusson: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here during several centuries

Important note

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

Aubusson is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Aubusson is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Aubusson include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Meymac at 47 km and Saint-Angel at 50 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aubusson, 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 Aubusson 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 Creuse

Map of places to visit near Aubusson

Markets in and near Aubusson

Market days in Aubusson: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Aubusson: market Saturday (0km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (8km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (14km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (44km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (44km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (44km)

More information about Aubusson, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Aubusson, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Neris-les-Bains (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Vassivière (29km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aubusson

Canton: Aubusson

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23200

Distance to Aubusson

from Gueret (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 323 km

from Calais: 556 km

from Nice: 474 km

from Bordeaux: 247 km

from Strasbourg: 513 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleyrat, Blessac, La Chaussade, Moutier-Rozeille, Saint-Alpinien, Saint-Amand, Saint-Maixant and Saint-Pardoux-le-Neuf.

This page in French: Visiter Aubusson