Folles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Folles: highlights and tourist information

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Folles is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 34 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Folles is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 14 km and Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Folles, 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 Folles 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 Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Folles

Markets in and near Folles

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Limoges: market every day (35km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (50km)

More information about Folles, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Folles, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (35km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (33km)
  • Jardin de Liliane (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (16km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (45km)
  • Site Corot (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Folles

Canton: Bessines-sur-Gartempe

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 87250

Distance to Folles

from Limoges (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 538 km

from Nice: 530 km

from Bordeaux: 213 km

from Strasbourg: 547 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bersac-sur-Rivalier, Fromental, Lauriere, Saint-Etienne-de-Fursac and Saint-Pierre-de-Fursac.

This page in French: Visiter Folles