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Bourganeuf tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bourganeuf in Creuse

Photo is of Lake Vassiviere at 17 km from Bourganeuf

Visit Bourganeuf: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Vassiviere at 17 km and Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bourganeuf, 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 Bourganeuf in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 17 km (direction south-south-east), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Aubusson guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 38 km (direction north-west)

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

See La Souterraine guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Limoges guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


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

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

See Treignac guide


at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Correze department

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

See Meymac guide


at 62 km (direction south-east), in the Correze department

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

See Saint-Angel guide

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

Map of places to visit near Bourganeuf


Markets in and near Bourganeuf

Market days in Bourganeuf: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (29km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (32km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (33km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (42km)
  • Limoges: market every day (42km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (56km)

More information about Bourganeuf, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Bourganeuf, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (41km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (62km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Bourganeuf is in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Bourganeuf is 326 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourganeuf

Canton: Bourganeuf

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23400

Distance to Bourganeuf

from Gueret (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 326 km

from Calais: 556 km

from Nice: 501 km

from Bordeaux: 220 km

from Strasbourg: 538 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bosmoreau-les-Mines, Faux-Mazuras, Mansat-la-Courriere, Masbaraud-Merignat, Montboucher and Thauron.

This page in French: Visiter Bourganeuf

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