Saint-Mexant tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Mexant in Correze

Visit Saint-Mexant: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Mexant is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 8 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Saint-Mexant is 401 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tulle at 8 km and Donzenac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Mexant, 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-Mexant 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 Correze

Map of places to visit near Saint-Mexant

Markets in and near Saint-Mexant

  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (20km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (33km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (37km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (38km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

More information about Saint-Mexant, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Saint-Mexant, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Mexant.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (44km)
  • Meymac (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (41km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (54km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (40km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascades de Gimel (15km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (23km)

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 (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Mexant

Canton: Tulle-Campagne-Nord

Arrondissement: Tulle

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19330

Distance to Saint-Mexant

from Tulle (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 401 km

from Calais: 630 km

from Nice: 478 km

from Bordeaux: 182 km

from Strasbourg: 590 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Mexant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chameyrat, Chanteix, Favars, Saint-Germain-les-Vergnes and Sainte-Fereole.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Mexant