Gimel-les-Cascades tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gimel-les-Cascades: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient toll bridge and castle and its scenic waterfalls

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Gimel-les-Cascades. For detailed visitor information see the Gimel-les-Cascades travel guide.

Gimel-les-Cascades is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 8 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Gimel-les-Cascades is 397 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Correze (village) at 8 km and Arboretum Al Gaulhia at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gimel-les-Cascades, 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 Gimel-les-Cascades 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 Correze

Map of places to visit near Gimel-les-Cascades

Markets in and near Gimel-les-Cascades

  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (35km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (39km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (40km)

More information about Gimel-les-Cascades, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Gimel-les-Cascades, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Gimel-les-Cascades.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau d├ętour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (34km)
  • Jardin de la Ganille (45km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (47km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades de Gimel (0km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (34km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (44km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gimel-les-Cascades

Canton: Tulle-Campagne-Sud

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19800

Distance to Gimel-les-Cascades

from Tulle (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 397 km

from Calais: 628 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 197 km

from Strasbourg: 578 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gimel-les-Cascades from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bar, Chanac-les-Mines, Les AngLes sur-Correze, Saint-Bonnet-Avalouze, Saint-Martial-de-Gimel and Saint-Priest-de-Gimel.

This page in French: Visiter Gimel-les-Cascades