Auriat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Auriat in Creuse

Visit Auriat: highlights and tourist information

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Auriat is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 37 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Auriat is 336 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat at 13 km and Lake Vassiviere at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Auriat, 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 Auriat 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 Auriat

Markets in and near Auriat

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Limoges: market every day (32km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (37km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (41km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (41km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (41km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (54km)

More information about Auriat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Auriat, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (30km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Vassivière (17km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Auriat

Canton: Bourganeuf

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23400

Distance to Auriat

from Gueret (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 336 km

from Calais: 565 km

from Nice: 505 km

from Bordeaux: 208 km

from Strasbourg: 550 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champnetery, Cheissoux, Saint-Amand-Jartoudeix, Saint-Julien-le-Petit, Saint-Moreil, Saint-Priest-Palus and Sauviat-sur-Vige.

This page in French: Visiter Auriat