Gentioux-Pigerolles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gentioux-Pigerolles in Creuse

Photo is of Lake Vassiviere at 11 km from Gentioux-Pigerolles

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Gentioux-Pigerolles 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 Gentioux-Pigerolles in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Vassiviere at 11 km and Aubusson at 24 km.

Gentioux-Pigerolles, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 11 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The largest lake in Limousin, Lake Vassiviere is a popular leisure lake with numerous...

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at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings in the town...

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Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the highlight in the village...

See Treignac guide


at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Correze department

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion when you are...

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at 39 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a reminder that the town...

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Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 46 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

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

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at 50 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a village d'etape - a village...

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at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

The Vézère Valley below and the numerous historic monuments up the hill together make...

See Uzerche guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

The Arboretum Al Gaulhia is a 10 hectare arboretum with gardens and ponds, and...

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Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge of a...

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at 58 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

Vigeois is a village with a pretty medieval bridge on the Vézère river and...

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at 59 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

Lubersac is a small town in Corrèze with a church and a 15th century...

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at 64 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

The village of Arnac-Pompadour is centre for a Haras National, and also has an...

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Markets in and near Gentioux-Pigerolles

  • Felletin: market Friday (18km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (23km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (33km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (36km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (44km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (47km)

More information about Gentioux-Pigerolles, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Gentioux-Pigerolles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (36km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Gentioux-Pigerolles is in the southern-centre of France at 44 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Gentioux-Pigerolles is 343 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gentioux-Pigerolles

Canton: Gentioux-Pigerolles

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23340

Distance to Gentioux-Pigerolles

from Gueret (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 343 km

from Calais: 575 km

from Nice: 476 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 535 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gentioux-Pigerolles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 1 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Faux-la-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Gentioux-Pigerolles