Bersac-sur-Rivalier tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bersac-sur-Rivalier in Haute-Vienne

Photo is of Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 11 km from Bersac-sur-Rivalier

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Bersac-sur-Rivalier is situated in the Haute-Vienne 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 Bersac-sur-Rivalier in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 11 km and La Souterraine at 18 km.

Bersac-sur-Rivalier, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 11 km (direction west)

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

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 18 km (direction north-north-east), in the Creuse department

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

See La Souterraine guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a reminder that the town...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 29 km (direction west)

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

See Bellac guide


at 30 km (direction south-south-west)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited places' but...

See Limoges guide


at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le-Dorat guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide


at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Montrol-Senard guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Mortemart guide


at 38 km (direction south-west)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but is a pleasure to...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-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


at 43 km (direction south)

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a village d'etape - a village...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 44 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the most interesting...

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Markets in and near Bersac-sur-Rivalier

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Limoges: market every day (30km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (36km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (45km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (57km)

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Tourist attractions near Bersac-sur-Rivalier, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (31km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Bersac-sur-Rivalier is in the southern-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Bersac-sur-Rivalier is 316 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bersac-sur-Rivalier

Canton: Laurière

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87370

Distance to Bersac-sur-Rivalier

from Limoges (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 316 km

from Calais: 542 km

from Nice: 531 km

from Bordeaux: 208 km

from Strasbourg: 552 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bersac-sur-Rivalier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bessines-sur-Gartempe, Folles, Lauriere, Saint-Leger-la-Montagne and Saint-Sulpice-Lauriere.

This page in French: Visiter Bersac-sur-Rivalier