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Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau in Creuse

Photo is of Lake Vassiviere at 19 km from Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau

Visit Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau is situated in the Creuse department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Vassiviere at 19 km and Aubusson at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau, 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 Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 19 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 21 km (direction east)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have been produced...

See Aubusson guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide
La Souterraine

La Souterraine

at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

La Souterraine is one of those 'hard to find' traditional French towns...

See La Souterraine guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 48 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Correze department

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

See Treignac guide


at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Limoges guide


at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


at 54 km (direction south-south-east), in the Correze department

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the...

See Meymac guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Creuse

Map of places to visit near Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau


Markets in and near Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau

  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (18km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (21km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (24km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (43km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (48km)

More information about Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau is in the southern-centre of France at 21 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau is 321 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau

Canton: Pontarion

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23250

Distance to Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau

from Gueret (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 321 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 493 km

from Bordeaux: 231 km

from Strasbourg: 528 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavanat, La Chapelle-Saint-Martial, La Pouge, Le Monteil-Au-Vicomte, Pontarion, Saint-Georges-la-Pouge, Soubrebost and Vidaillat.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Hilaire-le-Chateau

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