Marsac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marsac: highlights and tourist information

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Marsac is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 23 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Marsac is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 18 km and Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marsac, 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 Marsac 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 Marsac

Markets in and near Marsac

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (39km)
  • Limoges: market every day (39km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (47km)

More information about Marsac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Marsac, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (39km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (24km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marsac

Canton: Bénévent-l'Abbaye

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23210

Distance to Marsac

from Gueret (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 540 km

from Nice: 520 km

from Bordeaux: 219 km

from Strasbourg: 540 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arrenes, Benevent-l'Abbaye, Mourioux-Vieilleville, Saint-Etienne-de-Fursac and Saint-Pierre-de-Fursac.

This page in French: Visiter Marsac