Bellac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bellac in Haute-Vienne

Visit Bellac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest, and a picturesque bridge across the river

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Bellac. For detailed visitor information see the Bellac travel guide.

Bellac is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 34 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Bellac is 319 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Bellac include "village d'etape".

Popular places to visit nearby include Mortemart at 11 km and Montrol-Senard at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bellac, 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 Bellac 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 Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Bellac

Markets in and near Bellac

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (28km)
  • Limoges: market every day (34km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (37km)

More information about Bellac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Bellac, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (36km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (37km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (39km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (44km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (40km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (21km)
  • Site Corot (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (25km)
  • La Souterraine (36km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bellac

Canton: Bellac

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87300

Distance to Bellac

from Limoges (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 319 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 558 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 574 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berneuil, Blanzac, La Croix-sur-Gartempe, Peyrat-de-Bellac, Saint-Junien-les-Combes and Saint-Ouen-sur-Gartempe.

This page in French: Visiter Bellac