Montrol-Senard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montrol-Senard in Haute-Vienne

Visit Montrol-Senard: highlights and tourist information

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

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.

Montrol-Senard is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 30 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Montrol-Senard is 331 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Brigueuil at 11 km and Oradour-sur-Glane at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montrol-Senard, 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 Montrol-Senard 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 Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Montrol-Senard

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

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

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