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Gioux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gioux in Creuse

Photo is of Aubusson at 17 km from Gioux

Visit Gioux: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 17 km and Lake Vassiviere at 21 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Gioux, 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 Gioux in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 17 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Aubusson guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 21 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


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

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

See Meymac guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east), in the Correze department

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

See Saint-Angel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Treignac guide


at 49 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Cantal department

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

See Chateau de Val guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 52 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Correze (village) guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa...

See La Bourboule guide


at 62 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Uzerche guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 62 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Arboretum Al Gaulhia guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 68 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See La Souterraine guide

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

Map of places to visit near Gioux


Markets in and near Gioux

  • Felletin: market Friday (9km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (29km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (33km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (45km)

Hotels near Gioux

More information about Gioux, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Gioux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Gioux is in the southern-centre of France at 45 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Gioux is 339 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gioux

Canton: Gentioux-Pigerolles

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23500

Distance to Gioux

from Gueret (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 339 km

from Calais: 572 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 237 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clairavaux, Croze and La Nouaille.

This page in French: Visiter Gioux

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