Roussac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Roussac: highlights and tourist information

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Roussac is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Roussac is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 7 km and Bellac at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Roussac, 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 Roussac 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 Roussac

Markets in and near Roussac

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Limoges: market every day (26km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (31km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (45km)
  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (46km)

More information about Roussac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Roussac, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (28km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (31km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (33km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (39km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (8km)
  • Site Corot (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roussac

Canton: Nantiat

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87140

Distance to Roussac

from Limoges (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 544 km

from Nice: 546 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 566 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balledent, Le Buis, Rancon and Saint-Symphorien-sur-Couze.

This page in French: Visiter Roussac