Balledent tourism and travel guide

Photo of Balledent in Haute-Vienne

Photo is of Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 8 km from Balledent

Visit Balledent: highlights and tourist information

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Balledent is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Balledent in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 8 km and Bellac at 12 km.

Balledent, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 8 km (direction south-east)

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne department...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 12 km (direction west)

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest, and a...

See Bellac guide


at 15 km (direction north-west)

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the old town...

See Le-Dorat guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a very pleasant...

See Mortemart guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into an ecomuseum....

See Montrol-Senard guide


at 24 km (direction south-west)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the condition it...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 26 km (direction east-north-east), in the Creuse department

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional French towns that are...

See La Souterraine guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Limoges guide


at 32 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the most interesting...

See Brigueuil guide


at 34 km (direction south-west)

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be sure to also visit...

See Saint-Junien guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but is a pleasure to...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre department

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault quickly take you...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 41 km (direction west), in the Charente department

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of an ancient...

See Saint-Germain-de-Confolens guide

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Map of places to visit near Balledent


Markets in and near Balledent

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Limoges: market every day (30km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (34km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (46km)

More information about Balledent, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Balledent, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (32km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (34km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (35km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (11km)
  • Site Corot (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Balledent is in the southern-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Balledent is 317 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Balledent

Canton: Châteauponsac

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87290

Distance to Balledent

from Limoges (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 317 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 199 km

from Strasbourg: 564 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateauponsac, Droux, Rancon, Roussac, Saint-Pardoux and Saint-Symphorien-sur-Couze.

This page in French: Visiter Balledent