Mercoeur tourism and travel guide

Photo of Mercoeur in Correze

Visit Mercoeur: highlights and tourist information

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Mercoeur is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Mercoeur is 428 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Argentat at 9 km and Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mercoeur, 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 Mercoeur 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 Correze

Map of places to visit near Mercoeur

Markets in and near Mercoeur

  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (37km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (38km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Mercoeur, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Mercoeur, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (16km)
  • Chateau Montal (18km)
  • Assier Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (20km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (39km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (44km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (23km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (32km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (35km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (35km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (40km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mercoeur

Canton: Mercoeur

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19430

Distance to Mercoeur

from Tulle (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 428 km

from Calais: 660 km

from Nice: 447 km

from Bordeaux: 200 km

from Strasbourg: 593 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chapelle-Saint-Geraud, Reygade and Sexcles.

This page in French: Visiter Mercoeur