Bar tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bar in Correze

Photo is of Correze (village) at 5 km from Bar

Visit Bar: highlights and tourist information

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Bar is situated in the Correze 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 Bar in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Correze (village) at 5 km and Gimel-les-Cascades at 6 km.

Bar, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

Correze is a very small village but the historic quarter certainly merits a visit...

See Correze (village) guide


at 6 km (direction south-east)

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient toll bridge...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide


at 10 km (direction south-south-west)

The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in Tulle both add to...

See Tulle guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

The Arboretum Al Gaulhia is a 10 hectare arboretum with gardens and ponds, and...

See Arboretum Al Gaulhia guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

The Vézère Valley below and the numerous historic monuments up the hill together make...

See Uzerche guide


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

The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the highlight in the village...

See Treignac guide


at 22 km (direction south-west)

Aubazine is a small village in Corrèze with an important 12th century abbey church...

See Aubazine guide


at 24 km (direction west)

Vigeois is a village with a pretty medieval bridge on the Vézère river and...

See Vigeois guide


at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

Both the medieval centre of Donzenac and the steep wooded slopes that surround the...

See Donzenac guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across the river...

See Argentat guide
Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

Garden at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in...

See Les Jardins de Colette guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

Lubersac is a small town in Corrèze with a church and a 15th century...

See Lubersac guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the...

See Meyssac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from red rock...

See Collonges-la-Rouge guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Bar


Markets in and near Bar

  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (30km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (33km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (34km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (43km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (45km)

More information about Bar, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Bar, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (36km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (45km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (47km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades de Gimel (6km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Bar is in the southern-centre of France at 10 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Bar is 392 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bar

Canton: Corrèze

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19800

Distance to Bar

from Tulle (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 392 km

from Calais: 623 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 576 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Correze, Gimel-les-Cascades, Les AngLes sur-Correze, Meyrignac-l'Eglise, Naves, Orliac-de-Bar, Saint-Priest-de-Gimel and Saint-Salvadour.

This page in French: Visiter Bar