Mortroux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mortroux: highlights and tourist information

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Mortroux is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 25 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Mortroux is 275 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Chatre at 21 km and Nohant-Vic at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mortroux, 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 Mortroux 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 Creuse

Map of places to visit near Mortroux

Markets in and near Mortroux

  • Boussac: market Thursday (24km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (29km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (36km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (38km)
  • Lignieres: market Monday (44km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (46km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (61km)

More information about Mortroux, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Mortroux, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (24km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ineuil) (51km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Noirlac et Saint Etienne Prieuré (Bruere-Allichamps) (57km)
  • Abbaye de La Celle (La Celle) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (23km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (27km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (32km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (36km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (26km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (26km)
  • Gouzon (34km)
  • La Souterraine (38km)
  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mortroux

Canton: Bonnat

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23220

Distance to Mortroux

from Gueret (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 275 km

from Calais: 506 km

from Nice: 516 km

from Bordeaux: 260 km

from Strasbourg: 501 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Genouillac, La Foret-du-Temple, Linard, Malval, Moutier-Malcard and Nouziers.

This page in French: Visiter Mortroux