Bassignac-le-Haut tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bassignac-le-Haut in Correze

Photo is of Tours de Merle at 16 km from Bassignac-le-Haut

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Bassignac-le-Haut 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 Bassignac-le-Haut in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Tours de Merle at 16 km and Argentat at 17 km.

Bassignac-le-Haut, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 16 km (direction south)

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in ruins in a...

See Tours de Merle guide


at 17 km (direction south-west)

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

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at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 20 km (direction east), in the Cantal department

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery are the highlights in...

See Mauriac guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 24 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tulle guide
Chateau de Laroque

Chateau de Laroque

Castle at 28 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cantal department

Chateau de Laroque is a 13th century fortified castle on a hill above the...

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at 28 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cantal department

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village and a ruined...

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at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cantal department

Saint-Chamant is a small Auvergne village with a castle in the Monts du Cantal...

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at 32 km (direction south-west)

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and walk along...

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at 32 km (direction west)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction east), in the Cantal department

Salers, listed as a 'most beautiful village in France' is very lovely - and...

See Salers guide


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

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of the 'most...

See Curemonte guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion when you are...

See Saint-Angel guide

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Map of places to visit near Bassignac-le-Haut


Markets in and near Bassignac-le-Haut

  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (36km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (39km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (41km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (42km)

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Tourist attractions near Bassignac-le-Haut, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (40km)
  • Chateau Montal (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (25km)
  • Verger de Déduit (29km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (25km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Bassignac-le-Haut is in the southern-centre of France at 25 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Bassignac-le-Haut is 406 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bassignac-le-Haut

Canton: Saint-Privat

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19220

Distance to Bassignac-le-Haut

from Tulle (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 406 km

from Calais: 638 km

from Nice: 445 km

from Bordeaux: 212 km

from Strasbourg: 571 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bassignac-le-Haut from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auriac, Darazac and Saint-Merd-de-Lapleau.

This page in French: Visiter Bassignac-le-Haut