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Boussac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Boussac: highlights and tourist information

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Boussac is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Boussac is 279 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 24 km and Montlucon at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Boussac, 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 Boussac 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 Creuse

Map of places to visit near Boussac

Markets in and near Boussac

Market days in Boussac: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Boussac: market Thursday (0km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (24km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (25km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (30km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (32km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (35km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (41km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (42km)

More information about Boussac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Boussac, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (42km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (10km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (33km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (36km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (7km)
  • Foret de Troncais (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (18km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Boussac

Canton: Boussac

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23600

Distance to Boussac

from Gueret (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 279 km

from Calais: 512 km

from Nice: 494 km

from Bordeaux: 275 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boussac-Bourg, Lavaufranche, Leyrat, Malleret-Boussac, Saint-Pierre-le-Bost and Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc.

This page in French: Visiter Boussac

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