Pontcharraud tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pontcharraud: highlights and tourist information

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Pontcharraud is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 46 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Pontcharraud is 333 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 13 km and Lake Vassiviere at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pontcharraud, 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 Pontcharraud 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 Pontcharraud

Markets in and near Pontcharraud

  • Felletin: market Friday (8km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (13km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (27km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (35km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (38km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (42km)

More information about Pontcharraud, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Pontcharraud, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Orcival) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (35km)
  • Jardins de Cordès (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Vassivière (33km)
  • Banne d'Ordanche (48km)
  • Lac du Guery (51km)
  • Puy de Sancy (56km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pontcharraud

Canton: Crocq

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23260

Distance to Pontcharraud

from Gueret (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 333 km

from Calais: 566 km

from Nice: 462 km

from Bordeaux: 250 km

from Strasbourg: 512 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Moutier-Rozeille, Neoux, Poussanges, Saint-Frion, Saint-Georges-Nigremont, Saint-Maurice-Pres-Crocq, Saint-Pardoux-d'Arnet and Sainte-Feyre-la-Montagne.

This page in French: Visiter Pontcharraud