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Crocq tourism and travel guide

Photo of Crocq in Creuse

Photo is of Aubusson at 18 km from Crocq

Visit Crocq: highlights and tourist information

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Crocq is situated in the Creuse department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 18 km and Meymac at 40 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Crocq, 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 Crocq in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have...

See Aubusson guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the...

See Meymac guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 40 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The largest lake in Limousin, Lake Vassiviere is a popular leisure lake...

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion...

See Saint-Angel guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Orcival is home to one of the most important roman...

See Orcival guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the...

See La Bourboule guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of...

See Mont-Dore guide
Puy de Dome

Puy de Dome

at 48 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Puy-de-Dome is the most famous, and most accessible of the...

See Puy de Dome guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Val guide


Castle at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The highlight of a visit to Murol is the Chateau de Murol...

See Murol guide


Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the...

See Treignac guide


at 58 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

It is the impressive roman architecture of the Church of St-Nectaire-le-Haut...

See Saint-Nectaire guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Creuse

Map of places to visit near Crocq


Markets in and near Crocq

  • Felletin: market Friday (15km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (18km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (31km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (36km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (37km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (41km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (43km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (45km)

More information about Crocq, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Crocq, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (36km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Vassivière (40km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (43km)
  • Lac du Guery (45km)
  • Puy de Sancy (51km)
  • Lac Pavin (58km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (37km)

Geography and distances

Crocq is in the southern-centre of France at 51 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Crocq is 332 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Crocq

Canton: Crocq

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23260

Distance to Crocq

from Gueret (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 332 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 456 km

from Bordeaux: 257 km

from Strasbourg: 506 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Basville, La Villeneuve, La Villetelle, Saint-Bard, Saint-Maurice-Pres-Crocq, Saint-Oradoux-Pres-Crocq and Saint-Pardoux-d'Arnet.

This page in French: Visiter Crocq

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