Chauffour-sur-Vell tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chauffour-sur-Vell: highlights and tourist information

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Chauffour-sur-Vell is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 29 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Chauffour-sur-Vell is 430 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Meyssac at 5 km and Collonges-la-Rouge at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chauffour-sur-Vell, 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 Chauffour-sur-Vell 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 Correze

Map of places to visit near Chauffour-sur-Vell

Markets in and near Chauffour-sur-Vell

  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (19km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (20km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (31km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)

More information about Chauffour-sur-Vell, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Chauffour-sur-Vell, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (18km)
  • Chateau Montal (23km)
  • Assier Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (12km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (20km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (38km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (27km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (43km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (45km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (47km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (49km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (15km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (19km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (32km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (35km)

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) (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chauffour-sur-Vell

Canton: Meyssac

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19500

Distance to Chauffour-sur-Vell

from Tulle (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 430 km

from Calais: 660 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chauffour-sur-Vell from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Branceilles, Cavagnac, Cazillac, Collonges-la-Rouge, Condat, Curemonte, Le Pescher, Les Quatre-Routes-du-Lot, Ligneyrac, Marcillac-la-Croze, Meyssac, Saillac, Saint-Bazile-de-Meyssac, Saint-Julien-Maumont, Saint-Michel-de-Bannieres, Strenquels and Vegennes.

This page in French: Visiter Chauffour-sur-Vell