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Lafat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lafat in Creuse

Photo is of La Souterraine at 14 km from Lafat

Visit Lafat: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 14 km and Gargilesse-Dampierre at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lafat, 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 Lafat in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 14 km (direction south-west)

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find'...

See La Souterraine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction south-west), in the Indre department

Gargilesse-Dampierre is a very small village, but also very...

See Gargilesse-Dampierre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Indre department

The unspoiled medieval streets in the 'most beautiful village'...

See Saint-Benoit-du-Sault guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Indre department

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

See Argenton-sur-Creuse guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 40 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore...

See La Chatre guide


at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy...

See Le-Dorat guide


at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived...

See Nohant-Vic guide


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

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle...

See Saint-Chartier guide


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

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses...

See Bellac guide
Brenne Regional Natural Park

Brenne Regional Natural Park

Natural Parc at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

This quiet region of small lakes and fields is a perfect...

See Brenne Regional Natural Park guide


at 60 km (direction south-east)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have...

See Aubusson guide


at 63 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide

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

Map of places to visit near Lafat


Markets in and near Lafat

  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (28km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (36km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (47km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (54km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (60km)

More information about Lafat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Lafat, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (6km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Lafat is in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Lafat is 286 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lafat

Canton: Dun-le-Palestel

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23800

Distance to Lafat

from Gueret (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 286 km

from Calais: 513 km

from Nice: 532 km

from Bordeaux: 238 km

from Strasbourg: 525 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazelat, Colondannes, Dun-le-Palestel, Fresselines, La Chapelle-Baloue, Maison-Feyne, Sagnat, Saint-Germain-Beaupre and Saint-Leger-Bridereix.

This page in French: Visiter Lafat

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