Nouhant tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nouhant: highlights and tourist information

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Nouhant is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 42 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Nouhant is 286 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 18 km and Culan at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nouhant, 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 Nouhant 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 Nouhant

Markets in and near Nouhant

  • Domerat: market Friday (14km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (15km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (27km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (30km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (33km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (34km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (34km)

More information about Nouhant, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Nouhant, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (56km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (14km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (41km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (42km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (13km)
  • Forêt des Colettes (46km)
  • Foret de Troncais (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (16km)
  • Montmarault (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nouhant

Canton: Chambon-sur-Voueize

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23170

Distance to Nouhant

from Gueret (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 286 km

from Calais: 520 km

from Nice: 479 km

from Bordeaux: 281 km

from Strasbourg: 477 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auge, Lamaids, Lepaud, Verneiges and Viersat.

This page in French: Visiter Nouhant