Saint-Medard-la-Rochette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Medard-la-Rochette in Creuse

Photo is of Aubusson at 10 km from Saint-Medard-la-Rochette

Visit Saint-Medard-la-Rochette: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Medard-la-Rochette is situated in the Creuse 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-Medard-la-Rochette in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 10 km and Lake Vassiviere at 34 km.

Saint-Medard-la-Rochette, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Aubusson guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 48 km (direction north-east), in the Allier department

Periods of prosperity in the 12th, 15th and 19th centuries have each...

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Markets in and near Saint-Medard-la-Rochette

  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (6km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (10km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (18km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (34km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (43km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (46km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Medard-la-Rochette, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (42km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (18km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (62km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Medard-la-Rochette is in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Saint-Medard-la-Rochette is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Medard-la-Rochette

Canton: Chénérailles

Arrondissement: Aubusson

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23200

Distance to Saint-Medard-la-Rochette

from Gueret (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 313 km

from Calais: 546 km

from Nice: 480 km

from Bordeaux: 251 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Medard-la-Rochette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ars, Issoudun-Letrieix, Lavaveix-les-Mines, Puy-Malsignat, Saint-Maixant, Saint-Martial-le-Mont and Saint-Pardoux-les-Cards.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Medard-la-Rochette


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