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Branceilles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Branceilles in Correze

Photo is of Curemonte at 4 km from Branceilles

Visit Branceilles: highlights and tourist information

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Branceilles is situated in the Correze department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Curemonte at 4 km and Meyssac at 6 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Branceilles, 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 Branceilles in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Curemonte

Curemonte

Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction east-south-east)

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of...

See Curemonte guide
Meyssac

Meyssac

at 6 km (direction north-west)

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built...

See Meyssac guide
Collonges-la-Rouge

Collonges-la-Rouge

Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction north-west)

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from...

See Collonges-la-Rouge guide
Carennac

Carennac

Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot department

There are numerous architectural highlights and attractive buildings in Carennac, one of...

See Carennac guide
 
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Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and...

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide
Turenne

Turenne

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified towers, and...

See Turenne guide
Martel

Martel

at 11 km (direction south-west), in the Lot department

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel retains its...

See Martel guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 15 km (direction south-east), in the Lot department

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle built in red...

See Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux guide
Loubressac

Loubressac

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot department

Both the unspoiled nature of the village and the beautiful views make...

See Loubressac guide
Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 17 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot department

The Gouffre de Padirac is the most popular cave system in France...

See Gouffre de Padirac guide
Autoire

Autoire

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot department

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while nearby you...

See Autoire guide
Argentat

Argentat

at 20 km (direction east-north-east)

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across...

See Argentat guide
Saint-Cere

Saint-Cere

at 22 km (direction south-east), in the Lot department

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden away, so take...

See Saint-Cere guide
Souillac

Souillac

at 22 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lot department

The town of Souillac is enjoyable to explore, and well placed to...

See Souillac guide

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

Map of places to visit near Branceilles

 
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Markets in and near Branceilles

  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (22km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (33km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)

Hotels near Branceilles

More information about Branceilles, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Branceilles, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (15km)
  • Chateau Montal (20km)
  • Assier Chateau (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (10km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (22km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (41km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (31km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (34km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (46km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (48km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (49km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (51km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (52km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (17km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (18km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (31km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (25km)
 
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Geography and distances

Branceilles is in the southern-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Branceilles is 430 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Branceilles

Canton: Meyssac

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19500

Distance to Branceilles

from Tulle (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 430 km

from Calais: 660 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 181 km

from Strasbourg: 607 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cavagnac, Chauffour-sur-Vell, Collonges-la-Rouge, Condat, Curemonte, Les Quatre-Routes-du-Lot, Lostanges, Marcillac-la-Croze, Meyssac, Queyssac-les-Vignes, Saillac, Saint-Bazile-de-Meyssac, Saint-Julien-Maumont, Saint-Michel-de-Bannieres, Strenquels and Vegennes.

This page in French: Visiter Branceilles

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