Ayen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ayen in Correze

Visit Ayen: highlights and tourist information

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Ayen is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 35 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Ayen is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Robert at 3 km and Les Jardins de Colette at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ayen, 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 Ayen 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 Ayen

Markets in and near Ayen

  • Objat: market Sunday (7km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (13km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (16km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (19km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (24km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)

More information about Ayen, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Ayen, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (31km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (41km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (41km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (49km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (51km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (14km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (29km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (30km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (23km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (41km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (42km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (55km)

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: Ayen

Canton: Ayen

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 19310

Distance to Ayen

from Tulle (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 635 km

from Nice: 502 km

from Bordeaux: 156 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coubjours, Louignac, Perpezac-le-Blanc, Rosiers-de-Juillac, Saint-Aulaire, Saint-Bonnet-la-Riviere, Saint-Cyprien, Saint-Cyr-la-Roche, Saint-Robert, Segonzac, Vars-sur-Roseix and Yssandon.

This page in French: Visiter Ayen