Peyrat-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peyrat-le-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

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Peyrat-le-Chateau is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 41 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Peyrat-le-Chateau is 341 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Vassiviere at 6 km and Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peyrat-le-Chateau, 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 Peyrat-le-Chateau 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 Peyrat-le-Chateau

Markets in and near Peyrat-le-Chateau

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (32km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (34km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (38km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (40km)
  • Limoges: market every day (42km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (43km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (47km)

More information about Peyrat-le-Chateau, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Peyrat-le-Chateau, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Vassivière (6km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peyrat-le-Chateau

Canton: Eymoutiers

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87470

Distance to Peyrat-le-Chateau

from Limoges (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 341 km

from Calais: 571 km

from Nice: 493 km

from Bordeaux: 213 km

from Strasbourg: 546 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Peyrat-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augne, Beaumont-du-Lac, Saint-Amand-le-Petit, Saint-Julien-le-Petit and Saint-Martin-Chateau.

This page in French: Visiter Peyrat-le-Chateau