Le Vigen tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Vigen: highlights and tourist information

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Le Vigen is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 11 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Le Vigen is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pierre-Buffiere at 8 km and Limoges at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Vigen, 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 Le Vigen 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 Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Le Vigen

Markets in and near Le Vigen

  • Limoges: market every day (11km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (34km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (46km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (46km)

More information about Le Vigen, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Le Vigen, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Vigen.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (9km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (1km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (47km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (49km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (33km)
  • Site Corot (35km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (44km)

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 (16km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Vigen

Canton: Limoges-Condat

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87110

Distance to Le Vigen

from Limoges (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 580 km

from Nice: 524 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 581 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boisseuil, Bosmie-l'Aiguille, Condat-sur-Vienne, Isle, Jourgnac and Solignac.

This page in French: Visiter Le Vigen