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Compreignac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Compreignac in Haute-Vienne

Photo is of Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 7 km from Compreignac

Visit Compreignac: highlights and tourist information

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Compreignac is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 7 km and Limoges at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Compreignac, 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 Compreignac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 7 km (direction )

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 18 km (direction south)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited...

See Limoges guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval...

See Bellac guide


at 24 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a reminder...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 24 km (direction south-west)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


at 25 km (direction west)

Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into...

See Montrol-Senard guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west)

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France',...

See Mortemart guide


at 29 km (direction north-west)

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the...

See Le-Dorat guide


at 31 km (direction west-south-west)

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien...

See Saint-Junien guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Creuse department

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional...

See La Souterraine guide


at 32 km (direction west), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the...

See Brigueuil guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a village...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide
Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 35 km (direction south-west)

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite...

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Compreignac


Markets in and near Compreignac

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Limoges: market every day (17km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (31km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (44km)

More information about Compreignac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Compreignac, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (18km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (31km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (40km)

Geography and distances

Compreignac is in the southern-centre of France at 16 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Compreignac is 328 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Compreignac

Canton: Nantiat

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87140

Distance to Compreignac

from Limoges (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 328 km

from Calais: 553 km

from Nice: 537 km

from Bordeaux: 193 km

from Strasbourg: 567 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnac-la-Cote, Le Buis, Razes, Saint-Jouvent and Thouron.

This page in French: Visiter Compreignac

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