Saint-Maixant tourism and travel guide
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Saint-Maixant is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 33 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Saint-Maixant is 319 kilometres from Paris).
Saint-Maixant, 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-Maixant 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 Creuse
Map of places to visit near Saint-Maixant
Markets in and near Saint-Maixant
- Aubusson: market Saturday (5km)
- Felletin: market Friday (12km)
- Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (13km)
- Ahun: market Wednesday (16km)
- Auzances: market Tuesday (23km)
- Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
- Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (35km)
- Boussac: market Thursday (40km)
- Pionsat: market Friday (40km)
- Domerat: market Friday (48km)
More information about Saint-Maixant, Limousin
Tourist attractions near Saint-Maixant, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Maixant.
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
- Aubusson (5km)
- Neris-les-Bains (48km)
Regional Natural Parcs
- Millevaches en Limousin (39km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Pierres Jaumetres (33km)
- Lac de Vassivière (34km)
- Banne d'Ordanche (61km)
Towns of Art and history
- Montlucon (49km)
(recommended place to break a long journey)
- Gouzon (22km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Saint-Maixant
from Gueret (prefecture): 33 km
from Paris: 319 km
from Calais: 552 km
from Nice: 473 km
from Bordeaux: 252 km
from Strasbourg: 507 km
For driving distances to Saint-Maixant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alleyrat, Aubusson, Bosroger, Champagnat, La Chaussade, Puy-Malsignat, Saint-Alpinien, Saint-Amand and Saint-Medard-la-Rochette.
This page in French: Visiter Saint-Maixant