Measnes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Measnes in Creuse

Visit Measnes: highlights and tourist information

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Measnes is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 28 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Measnes is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gargilesse-Dampierre at 18 km and La Chatre at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Measnes, 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 Measnes 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 Measnes

Markets in and near Measnes

  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (26km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (34km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (36km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (36km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Chateauroux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday all day & Friday (44km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (45km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (48km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (55km)

More information about Measnes, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Measnes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (12km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (28km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (42km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (37km)
  • Etangs de la Brenne (51km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (57km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (15km)
  • La Souterraine (30km)
  • Gouzon (43km)
  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chateauroux (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Measnes

Canton: Bonnat

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23360

Distance to Measnes

from Gueret (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 504 km

from Nice: 526 km

from Bordeaux: 254 km

from Strasbourg: 509 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigurande, Lourdoueix-Saint-Michel, Lourdoueix-Saint-Pierre and Nouzerolles.

This page in French: Visiter Measnes