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Azat-Chatenet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Azat-Chatenet in Creuse

Photo is of La Souterraine at 28 km from Azat-Chatenet

Visit Azat-Chatenet: highlights and tourist information

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Azat-Chatenet is situated in the Creuse department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 28 km and Lake Vassiviere at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Azat-Chatenet, 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 Azat-Chatenet in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional...

See La Souterraine guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 30 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

The largest lake in Limousin, Lake Vassiviere is a popular...

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a reminder...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here...

See Aubusson guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 37 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited...

See Limoges guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village'...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre department

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very pretty and...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


at 57 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide

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

Map of places to visit near Azat-Chatenet


Markets in and near Azat-Chatenet

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (34km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (38km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (46km)
  • Limoges: market every day (48km)

More information about Azat-Chatenet, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Azat-Chatenet, France

What to do at Azat-Chatenet? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Azat-Chatenet.


  • Aquarium du Limousin (47km)

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) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (37km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Azat-Chatenet is in the southern-centre of France at 14 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Azat-Chatenet is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Azat-Chatenet

Canton: Bénévent-l'Abbaye

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23210

Distance to Azat-Chatenet

from Gueret (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 542 km

from Nice: 508 km

from Bordeaux: 228 km

from Strasbourg: 530 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Azat-Chatenet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augeres, Aulon, Janaillat, Montaigut-le-Blanc, Saint-Dizier-Leyrenne, Saint-Eloi and Saint-Victor-en-Marche.

This page in French: Visiter Azat-Chatenet

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