Pierre-Buffiere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pierre-Buffiere: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a "village d'etape" - a village to visit during your journey - and we found it ideal for a picnic!

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Pierre-Buffiere. For detailed visitor information see the Pierre-Buffiere travel guide.

Pierre-Buffiere is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 20 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Pierre-Buffiere is 360 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Pierre-Buffiere include "village d'etape".

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat at 19 km and Aixe-sur-Vienne at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pierre-Buffiere, 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 Pierre-Buffiere 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 Pierre-Buffiere

Markets in and near Pierre-Buffiere

  • Limoges: market every day (20km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (30km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (42km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (45km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (45km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (45km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (46km)

More information about Pierre-Buffiere, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Pierre-Buffiere, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (17km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (10km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (42km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (39km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (40km)
  • Site Corot (43km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (58km)

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 (17km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pierre-Buffiere

Canton: Pierre-Buffière

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87260

Distance to Pierre-Buffiere

from Limoges (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 360 km

from Calais: 586 km

from Nice: 516 km

from Bordeaux: 179 km

from Strasbourg: 580 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pierre-Buffiere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle, Saint-Hilaire-Bonneval, Saint-Jean-Ligoure, Saint-Priest-Ligoure and Vicq-sur-Breuilh.

This page in French: Visiter Pierre-Buffiere