Meymac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Meymac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings in the town centre are both attractive and interesting

Meymac is situated in the Correze department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Meymac. For detailed visitor information see the Meymac travel guide.

Tourist classifications for Meymac include "recommended detour".

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Meymac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Treignac at 27 km and Correze (village) at 28 km.

Meymac, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant diversion when you are...

See Saint-Angel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west)

The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the highlight in the village...

See Treignac guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

Correze is a very small village but the historic quarter certainly merits a visit...

See Correze (village) guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge of a...

See Chateau de Val guide


at 35 km (direction south-west)

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for its ancient toll bridge...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cantal department

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery are the highlights in...

See Mauriac guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The largest lake in Limousin, Lake Vassiviere is a popular leisure lake with numerous...

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 42 km (direction south-west)

The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in Tulle both add to...

See Tulle guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

The Arboretum Al Gaulhia is a 10 hectare arboretum with gardens and ponds, and...

See Arboretum Al Gaulhia guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 47 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the belle-epoque spa towns in...

See La Bourboule guide


at 47 km (direction east), in the Creuse department

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced here during several...

See Aubusson guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

The Vézère Valley below and the numerous historic monuments up the hill together make...

See Uzerche guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cantal department

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be sure to follow one or...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide


at 52 km (direction south-south-west)

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across the river...

See Argentat guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Correze

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Markets in and near Meymac

Market days in Meymac: seasonal market: Friday;

  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (13km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Mauriac: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (38km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (39km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (43km)

More information about Meymac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Meymac, France

What to do at Meymac? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Meymac.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (13km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (20km)
  • Verger de Déduit (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (43km)

Geography and distances

Meymac is in the southern-centre of France at 42 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Meymac is 370 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Meymac

Canton: Meymac

Arrondissement: Ussel

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19250

Distance to Meymac

from Tulle (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 370 km

from Calais: 602 km

from Nice: 454 km

from Bordeaux: 227 km

from Strasbourg: 543 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleyrat, Ambrugeat and Davignac.

This page in French: Visiter Meymac