Les Mars tourism and travel guide

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Visit Les Mars: highlights and tourist information

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Les Mars is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 52 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Les Mars is 320 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 24 km and Montlucon at 41 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Les Mars, 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 Les Mars 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 Creuse

Map of places to visit near Les Mars

Markets in and near Les Mars

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (22km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (24km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (26km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (32km)
  • Saint-Eloy-les-Mines: market Saturday (34km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (37km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (40km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (41km)

More information about Les Mars, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Les Mars, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léger (Royat) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Saint-Nectaire) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Cordès (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (39km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (43km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (47km)
  • Lac du Guery (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (30km)
  • Montmarault (52km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Mars

Canton: Auzances

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23700

Distance to Les Mars

from Gueret (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 320 km

from Calais: 554 km

from Nice: 455 km

from Bordeaux: 270 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auzances, Brousse, Bussiere-Nouvelle, Chard, Chatelard, Le Compas, Lioux-les-Monges and Sermur.

This page in French: Visiter Les Mars