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Forges tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Argentat at 9 km from Forges

Visit Forges: highlights and tourist information

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Forges is situated in the Correze department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentat at 9 km and Tulle at 15 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Forges, 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 Forges in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Argentat

Argentat

at 9 km (direction south-east)

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across...

See Argentat guide
Tulle

Tulle

at 15 km (direction north-west)

The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in...

See Tulle guide
Gimel-les-Cascades

Gimel-les-Cascades

at 16 km (direction north-west)

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide
Meyssac

Meyssac

at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting...

See Meyssac guide
 
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Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in ruins...

See Tours de Merle guide
Curemonte

Curemonte

Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-west)

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many...

See Curemonte guide
Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town...

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide
Collonges-la-Rouge

Collonges-la-Rouge

Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost...

See Collonges-la-Rouge guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

Correze is a very small village but the historic quarter certainly...

See Correze (village) guide
Turenne

Turenne

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified towers, and...

See Turenne guide
Donzenac

Donzenac

at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

Both the medieval centre of Donzenac and the steep wooded slopes...

See Donzenac guide
Carennac

Carennac

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lot department

There are numerous architectural highlights and attractive buildings in...

See Carennac guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lot department

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle built in...

See Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux guide
Martel

Martel

at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Lot department

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel retains...

See Martel guide

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

Map of places to visit near Forges

 
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Markets in and near Forges

  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (33km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (37km)

More information about Forges, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Forges, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (29km)
  • Chateau Montal (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (28km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (42km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (40km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (45km)
  • Verger de Déduit (45km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (47km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Forges is in the southern-centre of France at 15 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Forges is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Forges

Canton: Argentat

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19380

Distance to Forges

from Tulle (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 644 km

from Nice: 458 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 587 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albussac, Lagarde-Enval, Marc-la-Tour, Neuville, Saint-Bonnet-Elvert, Saint-Chamant and Saint-Sylvain.

This page in French: Visiter Forges

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