Saillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saillac in Correze

Visit Saillac: highlights and tourist information

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Saillac is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Saillac is 428 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Collonges-la-Rouge at 3 km and Meyssac at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saillac, 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 Saillac 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 Correze

Map of places to visit near Saillac

Markets in and near Saillac

  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (20km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Saillac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Saillac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (21km)
  • Chateau Montal (26km)
  • Assier Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (15km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (31km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (37km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (26km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (43km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (45km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (46km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (46km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (12km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (22km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (33km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (26km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saillac

Canton: Meyssac

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19500

Distance to Saillac

from Tulle (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 428 km

from Calais: 657 km

from Nice: 471 km

from Bordeaux: 176 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Branceilles, Cavagnac, Cazillac, Chauffour-sur-Vell, Collonges-la-Rouge, Condat, Lagleygeolle, Les Quatre-Routes-du-Lot, Ligneyrac, Meyssac, Noailhac, Saint-Julien-Maumont, Sarrazac, Strenquels and Turenne.

This page in French: Visiter Saillac