Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc 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-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc is 281 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Culan at 26 km and Montlucon at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc, 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-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc 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-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc

Markets in and near Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc

  • Boussac: market Thursday (2km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (24km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (26km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (31km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (34km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (40km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (40km)

More information about Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (11km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (35km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (38km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (5km)
  • Foret de Troncais (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (15km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Amand-Montrond (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc

Canton: Boussac

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23600

Distance to Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc

from Gueret (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 281 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 492 km

from Bordeaux: 274 km

from Strasbourg: 485 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boussac, Boussac-Bourg, Lavaufranche, Leyrat and Toulx-Sainte-Croix.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc