Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 9 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois is 308 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubusson at 24 km and Lake Vassiviere at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois, 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-Yrieix-les-Bois 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-Yrieix-les-Bois

Markets in and near Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois

  • Ahun: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (9km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (12km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (24km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (30km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (35km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (44km)

More information about Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (40km)
  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (30km)
  • Lac de Vassivière (33km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (25km)
  • La Souterraine (38km)
  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (44km)
  • Eguzon-Chantome (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois

Canton: Ahun

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23150

Distance to Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois

from Gueret (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 308 km

from Calais: 539 km

from Nice: 497 km

from Bordeaux: 241 km

from Strasbourg: 517 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Sauniere, Lepinas, Maisonnisses, Mazeirat, Peyrabout, Saint-Christophe, Saint-Hilaire-la-Plaine, Sainte-Feyre, Savennes and sous-Parsat.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Yrieix-les-Bois