Champagnat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Champagnat in Creuse

Visit Champagnat: highlights and tourist information

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Champagnat is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 36 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Champagnat is 316 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 11 km and Lake Vassiviere at 40 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Champagnat, 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 Champagnat 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 Champagnat

Markets in and near Champagnat

  • Aubusson: market Saturday (12km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (16km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (17km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (33km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (36km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (37km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (42km)

More information about Champagnat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Champagnat, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (43km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (30km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (40km)
  • Lac du Guery (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (20km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Champagnat

Canton: Bellegarde-en-Marche

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23190

Distance to Champagnat

from Gueret (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 316 km

from Calais: 549 km

from Nice: 470 km

from Bordeaux: 259 km

from Strasbourg: 501 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellegarde-en-Marche, Bosroger, La Chaussade, La Serre-Bussiere-Vieille, Lupersat, Puy-Malsignat, Saint-Alpinien, Saint-Amand, Saint-Domet, Saint-Maixant and Saint-Silvain-Bellegarde.

This page in French: Visiter Champagnat