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Nexon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pierre-Buffiere at 13 km from Nexon

Visit Nexon: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Pierre-Buffiere at 13 km and Aixe-sur-Vienne at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nexon, 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 Nexon in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Pierre-Buffiere

Pierre-Buffiere

at 13 km (direction east)

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a village...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide
Aixe-sur-Vienne

Aixe-sur-Vienne

at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments,...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide
Chalus

Chalus

at 16 km (direction west)

Châlus is a small market town with two ruined...

See Chalus guide
Limoges

Limoges

at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of...

See Limoges guide
 
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Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide
Chateau de Jumilhac

Chateau de Jumilhac

Castle at 23 km (direction south-west), in the Dordogne department

The Chateau de Jumilhac is in the northern Dordogn,...

See Chateau de Jumilhac guide
Segur-le-Chateau

Segur-le-Chateau

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-south-east), in the Correze department

The part of Segur-le-Chateau with medieval houses next to the river...

See Segur-le-Chateau guide
Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat

at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide
Oradour-sur-Glane

Oradour-sur-Glane

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide
Saint-Junien

Saint-Junien

at 32 km (direction north-west)

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be...

See Saint-Junien guide
Rochechouart

Rochechouart

at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Rochechouart guide
Thiviers

Thiviers

at 35 km (direction south-west), in the Dordogne department

Thiviers is a very typical Dordogne market town, best known for the...

See Thiviers guide
Excideuil

Excideuil

at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Dordogne department

The town of Excideuil in the northern Dordogne has...

See Excideuil guide
Saint-Jean-de-Cole

Saint-Jean-de-Cole

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Dordogne department

Saint-Jean-de-Cole is a small but very pretty village with a nice...

See Saint-Jean-de-Cole guide

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Map of places to visit near Nexon

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Markets in and near Nexon

  • Chalus: market Friday (16km)
  • Limoges: market every day (19km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (32km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (35km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (39km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (43km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (54km)
  • Brantome: market Monday - seasonal market only (55km)

More information about Nexon, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Nexon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (18km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (36km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (44km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (26km)
  • Site Corot (34km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (40km)

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 (4km)
 
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Geography and distances

Nexon is in the southern-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Nexon is 364 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Nexon

Canton: Nexon

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87800

Distance to Nexon

from Limoges (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 364 km

from Calais: 588 km

from Nice: 528 km

from Bordeaux: 167 km

from Strasbourg: 592 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Burgnac, Janailhac, Jourgnac, Lavignac, Meilhac, Rilhac-Lastours and Saint-Hilaire-les-Places.

This page in French: Visiter Nexon

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