Meyssac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meyssac in Correze

Visit Meyssac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the famous red sandstone of the region

Important note

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

Meyssac is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 25 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Meyssac is 426 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Turenne at 7 km and Curemonte at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Meyssac, 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 Meyssac 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 Meyssac

Markets in and near Meyssac

Market days in Meyssac: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (23km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Meyssac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Meyssac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (21km)
  • Chateau Montal (26km)
  • Assier Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (16km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (34km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (40km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (29km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (46km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (47km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (48km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (49km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (13km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (23km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (31km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meyssac

Canton: Meyssac

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19500

Distance to Meyssac

from Tulle (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 426 km

from Calais: 656 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 179 km

from Strasbourg: 606 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Branceilles, Cavagnac, Chauffour-sur-Vell, Collonges-la-Rouge, Curemonte, Lagleygeolle, Le Pescher, Ligneyrac, Marcillac-la-Croze, Noailhac, Saillac, Saint-Bazile-de-Meyssac, Saint-Julien-Maumont and Serilhac.

This page in French: Visiter Meyssac