Mainsat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mainsat: highlights and tourist information

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Mainsat is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 42 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Mainsat is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 20 km and Montlucon at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mainsat, 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 Mainsat 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 Mainsat

Markets in and near Mainsat

  • Auzances: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (20km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (23km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (24km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (25km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (35km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (36km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (36km)

More information about Mainsat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Mainsat, France

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

Grand sites of France

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (39km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (29km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (47km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (19km)
  • Montmarault (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mainsat

Canton: Bellegarde-en-Marche

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23700

Distance to Mainsat

from Gueret (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 546 km

from Nice: 465 km

from Bordeaux: 268 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arfeuille-Chatain, Bussiere-Nouvelle, La Serre-Bussiere-Vieille and Saint-Priest.

This page in French: Visiter Mainsat