Gorre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gorre in Haute-Vienne

Photo is of Le Jardin de Liliane at 4 km from Gorre

Visit Gorre: highlights and tourist information

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Gorre is situated in the Haute-Vienne 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 Gorre in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Jardin de Liliane at 4 km and Chalus at 9 km.

Gorre, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 4 km (direction north-west)

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite gardens open to the public...

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide
Chalus

Chalus

at 9 km (direction south)

Châlus is a small market town with two ruined castles in the Monts du...

See Chalus guide
Aixe-sur-Vienne

Aixe-sur-Vienne

at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but is a pleasure to...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide
Rochechouart

Rochechouart

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a castle and...

See Rochechouart guide
 
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Saint-Junien

Saint-Junien

at 18 km (direction north-north-west)

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be sure to also visit...

See Saint-Junien guide
Oradour-sur-Glane

Oradour-sur-Glane

at 22 km (direction north-north-east)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the condition it...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide
Limoges

Limoges

at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited places' but...

See Limoges guide
Brigueuil

Brigueuil

at 26 km (direction north-north-west), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the most interesting...

See Brigueuil guide
Chateau de Jumilhac

Chateau de Jumilhac

Castle at 28 km (direction south-south-east), in the Dordogne department

The Chateau de Jumilhac is in the northern Dordogn, within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural...

See Chateau de Jumilhac guide
Pierre-Buffiere

Pierre-Buffiere

at 30 km (direction east)

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

See Pierre-Buffiere guide
Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche

Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche

at 30 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche is a small town with a collegiale church and a small historic centre...

See Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche guide
Montrol-Senard

Montrol-Senard

at 33 km (direction south-east)

Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into an ecomuseum....

See Montrol-Senard guide
Mortemart

Mortemart

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-east)

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a very pleasant...

See Mortemart guide
Nontron

Nontron

at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Dordogne department

Nontron is a quiet town within the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park to the north...

See Nontron guide

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Markets in and near Gorre

  • Chalus: market Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (18km)
  • Limoges: market every day (23km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (45km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (49km)
  • Brantome: market Friday (49km)

More information about Gorre, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Gorre, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (24km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (18km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (23km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (36km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (57km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (63km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (10km)
  • Site Corot (19km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (40km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (17km)
 
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Geography and distances

Gorre is in the southern-centre of France at 24 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Gorre is 362 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gorre

Canton: Saint-Laurent-sur-Gorre

Arrondissement: Rochechouart

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87310

Distance to Gorre

from Limoges (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 362 km

from Calais: 583 km

from Nice: 546 km

from Bordeaux: 158 km

from Strasbourg: 601 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champagnac-la-Riviere, Champsac and Saint-Laurent-sur-Gorre.

This page in French: Visiter Gorre