Aulon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aulon in Creuse

Visit Aulon: highlights and tourist information

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Aulon is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 17 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Aulon is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 23 km and Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aulon, 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 Aulon 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 Aulon

Markets in and near Aulon

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (31km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (39km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (43km)
  • Limoges: market every day (44km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (50km)

More information about Aulon, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Aulon, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (31km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (32km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aulon

Canton: Bénévent-l'Abbaye

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23210

Distance to Aulon

from Gueret (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 541 km

from Nice: 513 km

from Bordeaux: 224 km

from Strasbourg: 534 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augeres, Azat-Chatenet, Benevent-l'Abbaye, Ceyroux, Janaillat, Montaigut-le-Blanc, Mourioux-Vieilleville and Saint-Dizier-Leyrenne.

This page in French: Visiter Aulon