Chambonchard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chambonchard: highlights and tourist information

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Chambonchard is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 52 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Chambonchard is 298 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 19 km and Aubusson at 38 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chambonchard, 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 Chambonchard 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 Chambonchard

Markets in and near Chambonchard

  • Pionsat: market Friday (13km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (19km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (19km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (22km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (32km)
  • Montmarault: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Chambonchard, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Chambonchard, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chambonchard.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (53km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (30km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (29km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (24km)
  • Montmarault (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chambonchard

Canton: Évaux-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23110

Distance to Chambonchard

from Gueret (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 298 km

from Calais: 533 km

from Nice: 462 km

from Bordeaux: 285 km

from Strasbourg: 474 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Evaux-les-Bains, La Petite-Marche, Mazirat, Saint-Fargeol, Saint-Julien-la-Genete, Saint-Marcel-en-Marcillat and Terjat.

This page in French: Visiter Chambonchard