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Dontreix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Dontreix: highlights and tourist information

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Dontreix is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 57 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Dontreix is 319 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 30 km and Volvic at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Dontreix, 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 Dontreix 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 Dontreix


Markets in and near Dontreix

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (17km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (29km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (31km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (32km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (36km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (38km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (39km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (41km)

More information about Dontreix, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Dontreix, France

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

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 (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (39km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre de Mozac (Mozac) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Clermont-ferrand) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (53km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Saint-Saturnin) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (40km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (44km)
  • Jardins du château d'Opme (51km)
  • Jardins du château de la Batisse (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt des Colettes (38km)
  • Pierres Jaumetres (42km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (45km)
  • Lac du Guery (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (34km)
  • Montmarault (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Dontreix

Canton: Auzances

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23700

Distance to Dontreix

from Gueret (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 319 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 450 km

from Bordeaux: 276 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzances, Montel-de-Gelat and Vergheas.

This page in French: Visiter Dontreix

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