Charron tourism and travel guide

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Visit Charron: highlights and tourist information

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Charron is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 55 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Charron is 311 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 31 km and Aubusson at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Charron, 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 Charron 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 Charron

Markets in and near Charron

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (24km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (29km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (31km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (33km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (34km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (36km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Charron, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Charron, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (60km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (45km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (50km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (52km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (42km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (47km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (47km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (55km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (34km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (29km)
  • Montmarault (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Charron

Canton: Auzances

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23700

Distance to Charron

from Gueret (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 311 km

from Calais: 546 km

from Nice: 454 km

from Bordeaux: 280 km

from Strasbourg: 481 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzances, Bussieres, Fontanieres, Roche-d'Agoux, Rougnat, Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Maurice-Pres-Pionsat and Vergheas.

This page in French: Visiter Charron