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Sornac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sornac in Correze

Photo is of Meymac at 15 km from Sornac

Visit Sornac: highlights and tourist information

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Sornac is situated in the Correze department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Meymac at 15 km and Saint-Angel at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sornac, 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 Sornac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

Meymac should be beter known to tourists - the stone buildings...

See Meymac guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

Saint-Angel is a very small village but also a pleasant...

See Saint-Angel guide
Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Creuse department

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

See Aubusson guide


Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

The medieval quarter around the 11th century church is the highlight...

See Treignac guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

Castle at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Cantal department

The Chateau de Val is an impressive medieval castle on the edge...

See Chateau de Val guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 41 km (direction south-west)

Correze is a very small village but the historic...

See Correze (village) guide
La Bourboule

La Bourboule

at 43 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

La Bourboule is one of the most impressive of the...

See La Bourboule guide


at 49 km (direction south-west)

Gimel-les-Cascades is a pretty village in Correze best known for...

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide


at 49 km (direction east), in the Puy-de-Dome department

Mont-Dore is well placed to explore the scenic splendours of...

See Mont-Dore guide


at 51 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cantal department

The religious monuments such as the basilica and the monastery are the...

See Mauriac guide


at 56 km (direction south-west)

The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in Tulle...

See Tulle guide


at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Cantal department

After exploring the town and church in Riom-es-Montagnes be...

See Riom-es-Montagnes guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 56 km (direction west-south-west)

The Arboretum Al Gaulhia is a 10 hectare arboretum with...

See Arboretum Al Gaulhia guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Correze

Map of places to visit near Sornac


Markets in and near Sornac

  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (16km)
  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (24km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (32km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (38km)
  • La Bourboule: market Saturday (43km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (46km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (46km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (46km)

More information about Sornac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Sornac, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (16km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (32km)

Sites of natural beauty


Geography and distances

Sornac is in the southern-centre of France at 56 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Sornac is 355 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sornac

Canton: Sornac

Arrondissement: Ussel

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19290

Distance to Sornac

from Tulle (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 355 km

from Calais: 588 km

from Nice: 457 km

from Bordeaux: 236 km

from Strasbourg: 531 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sornac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellechassagne, La Courtine, Saint-Germain-Lavolps, Saint-Remy, Saint-Setiers and Saint-Sulpice-les-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Sornac

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