Montrol-Senard tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into an ecomuseum.

Montrol-Senard is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Important note

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Brigueuil at 11 km and Oradour-sur-Glane at 12 km.

Montrol-Senard, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 1 km (direction )

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a very pleasant...

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at 11 km (direction south-west), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the most interesting...

See Brigueuil guide


at 12 km (direction south-east)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the condition it...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest, and a...

See Bellac guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be sure to also visit...

See Saint-Junien guide


at 21 km (direction west), in the Charente department

In the village of Saint-Germain-de-Confolens you can see the substantial ruins of an ancient...

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at 22 km (direction west), in the Charente department

Confolens has several sites of interest including an ancient bridge and fountain and some...

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at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

In the small town of Le Dorat you will enjoy exploring the old town...

See Le-Dorat guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 25 km (direction east)

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne department...

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at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a castle and...

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Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 29 km (direction south)

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite gardens open to the public...

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but is a pleasure to...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


at 32 km (direction east-south-east)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited places' but...

See Limoges guide


at 42 km (direction south)

Châlus is a small market town with two ruined castles in the Monts du...

See Chalus guide

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Markets in and near Montrol-Senard

  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Limoges: market every day (30km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (42km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (50km)
  • La Rochefoucauld: market Wednesday & Saturday (55km)

More information about Montrol-Senard, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Montrol-Senard, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (32km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (14km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (17km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (37km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (41km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (43km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Site Corot (15km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (36km)
  • Grotte de Montgaudier (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (45km)

Geography and distances

Montrol-Senard is in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Montrol-Senard is 331 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montrol-Senard

Canton: Mézières-sur-Issoire

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87330

Distance to Montrol-Senard

from Limoges (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 331 km

from Calais: 551 km

from Nice: 560 km

from Bordeaux: 179 km

from Strasbourg: 585 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Montrol-Senard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blond, Montrollet, Mortemart and Nouic.

This page in French: Visiter Montrol-Senard