Banize tourism and travel guide

Photo of Banize in Creuse

Visit Banize: highlights and tourist information

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Banize is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Banize is 326 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 14 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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Banize, 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 Banize 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 Banize

Markets in and near Banize

  • Aubusson: market Saturday (13km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (15km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (17km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (40km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (46km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (49km)

More information about Banize, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Banize, France

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

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 (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Vassivière (17km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Banize

Canton: Saint-Sulpice-les-Champs

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23120

Distance to Banize

from Gueret (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 326 km

from Calais: 558 km

from Nice: 484 km

from Bordeaux: 235 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavanat, La Pouge, Le Monteil-Au-Vicomte, Saint-Michel-de-Veisse and Saint-Yrieix-la-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Banize