Brive-la-Gaillarde tourism and travel guide

Photo of Brive-la-Gaillarde in Correze

Photo is of Les Jardins de Colette at 7 km from Brive-la-Gaillarde

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Brive-la-Gaillarde is situated in the Correze 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 Brive-la-Gaillarde in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Colette at 7 km and Donzenac at 7 km.

Brive-la-Gaillarde, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

Garden at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in...

See Les Jardins de Colette guide


at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

Both the medieval centre of Donzenac and the steep wooded slopes that surround the...

See Donzenac guide


at 11 km (direction east)

Aubazine is a small village in Corrèze with an important 12th century abbey church...

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Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Turenne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Collonges-la-Rouge guide


at 16 km (direction south-east)

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

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at 18 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

The quiet town of Terrasson in the north of the department is best known...

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Les Jardins de l\'Imaginaire

Les Jardins de l'Imaginaire

Garden at 18 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de l'Imaginaire is a lovely contemporary garden in the Dordogne town of...

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at 20 km (direction north-west)

Saint-Bonnet-la-Rivière is a small village with an unusual round church in the Corrèze countryside...

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at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Centred around the 12th century Church of Saint-Robert, Saint-Robert is classed among the 'most...

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at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in Tulle both add to...

See Tulle guide


at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Vigeois is a village with a pretty medieval bridge on the Vézère river and...

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Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Dordogne department

The village of Saint-Amand-de-Coly is one of the prettiest in the Dordogne, and also...

See Saint-Amand-de-Coly guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

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Map of places to visit near Brive-la-Gaillarde


Markets in and near Brive-la-Gaillarde

Market days in Brive-la-Gaillarde: weekly market: Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day;

  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (0km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (15km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (18km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (24km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Brive-la-Gaillarde, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Gourdon (40km)
  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (25km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (39km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (40km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (48km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

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) (41km)

Geography and distances

Brive-la-Gaillarde is in the southern-centre of France at 22 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Brive-la-Gaillarde is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Canton: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19100

Distance to Brive-la-Gaillarde

from Tulle (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 644 km

from Nice: 483 km

from Bordeaux: 170 km

from Strasbourg: 606 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Brive-la-Gaillarde from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cosnac, Malemort-sur-Correze and Ussac.

This page in French: Visiter Brive-la-Gaillarde