Saillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saillac in Correze

Photo is of Collonges-la-Rouge at 3 km from Saillac

Visit Saillac: highlights and tourist information

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Saillac is situated in the Correze department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saillac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Collonges-la-Rouge at 3 km and Meyssac at 3 km.

Saillac, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



Most Beautiful Village at 3 km (direction north-north-east)

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from red rock...

See Collonges-la-Rouge guide


at 3 km (direction east-north-east)

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the...

See Meyssac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified towers, and beautiful views...

See Turenne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of the 'most...

See Curemonte guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west), in the Lot department

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel retains its historic charm...

See Martel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-east), in the Lot department

There are numerous architectural highlights and attractive buildings in Carennac, one of the 'most...

See Carennac guide


at 15 km (direction south-east)

Aubazine is a small village in Corrèze with an important 12th century abbey church...

See Aubazine guide


at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and walk along...

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide


at 20 km (direction south-west), in the Lot department

The town of Souillac is enjoyable to explore, and well placed to explore the...

See Souillac guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Lot department

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle built in red stone...

See Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east), in the Lot department

The town of Bretenoux has a medieval square, colombage houses and a river to...

See Bretenoux guide
Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Lot department

The Gouffre de Padirac is the most popular cave system in France...

See Gouffre de Padirac guide
Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

Garden at 22 km (direction north-west)

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in...

See Les Jardins de Colette guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction south-east), in the Lot department

Both the unspoiled nature of the village and the beautiful views make the small...

See Loubressac guide

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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

What to do at Saillac? 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

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

Saillac is in the southern-centre of France at 27 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Saillac is 428 kilometres from Paris).

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