Genouillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Genouillac in Creuse

Photo is of La Chatre at 26 km from Genouillac

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Genouillac is situated in the Creuse department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Genouillac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chatre at 26 km and Nohant-Vic at 32 km.

Genouillac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Chatre

La Chatre

at 26 km (direction ), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore - before setting off...

See La Chatre guide


at 32 km (direction ), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived is the main attraction...

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 33 km (direction ), in the Indre department

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle here in the quiet town...

See Saint-Chartier guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the quiet Cher...

See Culan guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very pretty and in a lovely...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional French towns that are...

See La Souterraine guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

There are several churches of interest here in Argenton-sur-Creuse, and a very pretty walk...

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-east)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here during several...

See Aubusson guide


at 47 km (direction east), in the Allier department

Periods of prosperity in the 12th, 15th and 19th centuries have each contributed monuments...

See Montlucon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west), in the Indre department

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village' of Saint-Benoit-de-Sault quickly take you...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Genouillac


Markets in and near Genouillac

  • Boussac: market Thursday (17km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (28km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (32km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (42km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (44km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (46km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (47km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (48km)

More information about Genouillac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Genouillac, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (26km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (29km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (32km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (36km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (19km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (57km)

Geography and distances

Genouillac is in the southern-centre of France at 22 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Genouillac is 280 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Genouillac

Canton: Châtelus-Malvaleix

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23350

Distance to Genouillac

from Gueret (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 280 km

from Calais: 511 km

from Nice: 509 km

from Bordeaux: 261 km

from Strasbourg: 499 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatelus-Malvaleix, La Cellette, Mortroux, Moutier-Malcard and Saint-Dizier-les-Domaines.

This page in French: Visiter Genouillac