Brousse tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Aubusson at 22 km from Brousse

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Brousse is situated in the Creuse 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 Brousse in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 22 km and Montlucon at 43 km.

Brousse, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction west)

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

See Aubusson guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-east), in the Allier department

Periods of prosperity in the 12th, 15th and 19th centuries have each contributed monuments...

See Montlucon guide


at 44 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman style churches in Auvergne...

See Orcival guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the Auvergne volcanoes and has...

See Puy de Dome guide


at 46 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

One of the most famous bottled waters in the world is from Volvic, which...

See Volvic guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 48 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa towns in...

See La Bourboule guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The interesting Abbey of Saint-Pierre in Mozac combines early roman elements and later gothic...

See Mozac guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 52 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of the area such as...

See Mont-Dore guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, in sombre black lava stone, dominates the historic centre of Clermont-Ferrand...

See Clermont-Ferrand guide
Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Clermont-Ferrand basilica

Church at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The basilica of Notre-Dame-du-Port in Clermont-Ferrand is one of the most important romanesque churches...

See Clermont-Ferrand basilica guide


at 54 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Meymac guide


Castle at 58 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol that stands...

See Murol guide


Most Beautiful Village at 60 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

With ancient narrow streets, an imposing church and its position on the side of...

See Saint-Saturnin guide

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Markets in and near Brousse

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (23km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (24km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (24km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (31km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (36km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (38km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (42km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (43km)

More information about Brousse, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Brousse, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (40km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (45km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (47km)
  • Lac du Guery (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (30km)
  • Montmarault (54km)

Geography and distances

Brousse is in the southern-centre of France at 50 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Brousse is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brousse

Canton: Auzances

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23700

Distance to Brousse

from Gueret (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 555 km

from Nice: 456 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 494 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzances, Bussiere-Nouvelle, Chard, Chatelard, Le Compas, Les Mars, Lioux-les-Monges, Mautes and Sermur.

This page in French: Visiter Brousse