Razes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Razes: highlights and tourist information

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Razes is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 22 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Razes is 323 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 6 km and Limoges at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Razes, 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 Razes 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 Razes

Markets in and near Razes

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Limoges: market every day (23km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (38km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (43km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (50km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (57km)

More information about Razes, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Razes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Limousin (24km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (38km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (42km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (4km)
  • Site Corot (38km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (52km)

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 (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Razes

Canton: Bessines-sur-Gartempe

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87640

Distance to Razes

from Limoges (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 323 km

from Calais: 548 km

from Nice: 534 km

from Bordeaux: 200 km

from Strasbourg: 560 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Compreignac, Saint-Leger-la-Montagne, Saint-Pardoux and Saint-Sylvestre.

This page in French: Visiter Razes