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Gartempe tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gartempe: highlights and tourist information

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Gartempe is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 10 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Gartempe is 304 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 22 km and Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gartempe, 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 Gartempe 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 Gartempe


Markets in and near Gartempe

  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (28km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (40km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (43km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (45km)
  • Limoges: market every day (52km)

More information about Gartempe, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Gartempe, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (51km)

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) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • La Souterraine (22km)
  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (29km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (35km)
  • Gouzon (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gartempe

Canton: Saint-Vaury

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23320

Distance to Gartempe

from Gueret (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 304 km

from Calais: 534 km

from Nice: 513 km

from Bordeaux: 232 km

from Strasbourg: 527 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Brionne, Montaigut-le-Blanc, Saint-Leger-le-Gueretois, Saint-Silvain-Montaigut, Saint-Vaury and Saint-Victor-en-Marche.

This page in French: Visiter Gartempe

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