Bazelat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bazelat in Creuse

Photo is of La Souterraine at 13 km from Bazelat

Visit Bazelat: highlights and tourist information

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Bazelat is situated in the Creuse 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 Bazelat in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 13 km and Saint-Benoit-du-Sault at 15 km.

Bazelat, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Souterraine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-north-west), 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


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre department

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

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Indre department

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very pretty walk...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Le-Dorat guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore - before setting off...

See La Chatre guide


at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Bellac guide


at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the main attraction...

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Indre department

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here in the quiet town...

See Saint-Chartier guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 51 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect place for cycling...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 56 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Mortemart guide


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

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

See Montrol-Senard guide


at 61 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide

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Map of places to visit near Bazelat


Markets in and near Bazelat

  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (25km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (33km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (47km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (48km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (49km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (52km)

More information about Bazelat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Bazelat, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (8km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Bazelat is in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Bazelat is 285 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bazelat

Canton: Souterraine

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23160

Distance to Bazelat

from Gueret (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 285 km

from Calais: 512 km

from Nice: 538 km

from Bordeaux: 235 km

from Strasbourg: 528 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Azerables, La Chapelle-Baloue, Lafat, Saint-Germain-Beaupre, Saint-Sebastien and Vareilles.

This page in French: Visiter Bazelat