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Beissat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beissat in Creuse

Photo is of Aubusson at 22 km from Beissat

Visit Beissat: highlights and tourist information

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Beissat is situated in the Creuse department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 22 km and Meymac at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Beissat, 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 Beissat in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here...

See Aubusson guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings in...

See Meymac guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Saint-Angel guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 34 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The largest lake in Limousin, Lake Vassiviere is a popular leisure lake...

See Lake Vassiviere guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 41 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Val guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide


at 45 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style churches...

See Orcival guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Treignac guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area...

See Mont-Dore guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Correze (village) guide
Parc des Volcans

Parc des Volcans

Scenery at 61 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Natural Regional Park of the Volcanoes is a beautiful region of...

See Parc des Volcans guide

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

Map of places to visit near Beissat


Markets in and near Beissat

  • Felletin: market Friday (15km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (22km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (25km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (36km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (39km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (41km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (45km)

More information about Beissat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Beissat, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (25km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (43km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (45km)

Sites of natural beauty


Geography and distances

Beissat is in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Beissat is 343 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beissat

Canton: Courtine

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23260

Distance to Beissat

from Gueret (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 343 km

from Calais: 576 km

from Nice: 456 km

from Bordeaux: 246 km

from Strasbourg: 518 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Magnat-l'Etrange, Malleret, Poussanges, Saint-Agnant-Pres-Crocq and Saint-Oradoux-de-Chirouze.

This page in French: Visiter Beissat

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