Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pierre-Buffiere at 5 km from Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle

Visit Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle is situated in the Haute-Vienne 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 Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pierre-Buffiere at 5 km and Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat at 16 km.

Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west)

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a village d'etape -...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a reminder that...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 19 km (direction north-west)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited...

See Limoges guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but is a...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

The part of Segur-le-Chateau with medieval houses next to the river is...

See Segur-le-Chateau guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-east), in the Correze department

The Vézère Valley below and the numerous historic monuments up the hill...

See Uzerche guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Correze department

The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the highlight in...

See Treignac guide


at 35 km (direction west)

Châlus is a small market town with two ruined castles in the...

See Chalus guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

The largest lake in Limousin, Lake Vassiviere is a popular leisure lake...

See Lake Vassiviere guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Correze department

The Arboretum Al Gaulhia is a 10 hectare arboretum with gardens and...

See Arboretum Al Gaulhia guide
Chateau de Jumilhac

Chateau de Jumilhac

Castle at 37 km (direction west-south-west), in the Dordogne department

The Chateau de Jumilhac is in the northern Dordogn, within the Perigord-Limousin...

See Chateau de Jumilhac guide
Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 37 km (direction west)

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite gardens open to...

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 41 km (direction north-north-west)

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle

  • Limoges: market every day (22km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (35km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (41km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (45km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (50km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (50km)
  • Excideuil: market Thursday (50km)

More information about Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle, France

What to do at Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle.


  • Aquarium du Limousin (19km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

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 (22km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle is in the southern-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle is 357 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle

Canton: Pierre-Buffière

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87260

Distance to Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle

from Limoges (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 357 km

from Calais: 584 km

from Nice: 512 km

from Bordeaux: 184 km

from Strasbourg: 575 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Glanges, Pierre-Buffiere, Saint-Bonnet-Briance and Saint-Hilaire-Bonneval.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Genest-sur-Roselle


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