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Fontanieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontanieres: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Fontanieres is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 49 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Fontanieres is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 27 km and Aubusson at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontanieres, 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 Fontanieres 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 Fontanieres

Markets in and near Fontanieres

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (15km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (26km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (27km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (28km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (31km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (32km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Fontanieres, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Fontanieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (35km)
  • Parc du château de Blanzat (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (29km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (22km)
  • Montmarault (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontanieres

Canton: Évaux-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23110

Distance to Fontanieres

from Gueret (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 278 km

from Strasbourg: 482 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arfeuille-Chatain, Charron, Chateau-sur-Cher, Reterre and Saint-Julien-la-Genete.

This page in French: Visiter Fontanieres

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