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Soumans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Soumans in Creuse

Photo is of Montlucon at 23 km from Soumans

Visit Soumans: highlights and tourist information

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Soumans is situated in the Creuse department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montlucon at 23 km and Culan at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Soumans, 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 Soumans in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 23 km (direction east), in the Allier department

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

See Montlucon guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Cher department

The castle at Culan is one of the most interesting in the...

See Culan guide


at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Allier department

The ruined castle and the historic centre along the banks...

See Herisson guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west)

Aubusson is world famous for the rugs that have...

See Aubusson guide
La Chatre

La Chatre

at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

La Chatre is a small town and quick to explore...

See La Chatre guide


at 46 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

The 18th century French manor house where George Sand lived...

See Nohant-Vic guide


at 46 km (direction north-west), in the Indre department

Take a stroll through the grounds of the castle...

See Saint-Chartier guide

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

Map of places to visit near Soumans


Markets in and near Soumans

  • Boussac: market Thursday (9km)
  • Domerat: market Friday (19km)
  • Montlucon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Neris-les-Bains: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (30km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (31km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Commentry: market Friday (33km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Pionsat: market Friday (37km)

More information about Soumans, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Soumans, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Neuvy-Saint-Sépulchre collegiale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (50km)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château d'Ainay-le-Vieil (11km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (38km)
  • Les jardins artistiques de Drulon (40km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (7km)
  • Foret de Troncais (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Gouzon (13km)

Geography and distances

Soumans is in the southern-centre of France at 37 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Soumans is 284 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Soumans

Canton: Boussac

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 23600

Distance to Soumans

from Gueret (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 284 km

from Calais: 518 km

from Nice: 485 km

from Bordeaux: 277 km

from Strasbourg: 481 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bord-Saint-Georges, Lavaufranche, Treignat and Verneiges.

This page in French: Visiter Soumans

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