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Tarnac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tarnac in Correze

Photo is of Lake Vassiviere at 17 km from Tarnac

Visit Tarnac: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Vassiviere at 17 km and Treignac at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tarnac, 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 Tarnac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Lake Vassiviere

Lake Vassiviere

Scenery at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

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

See Lake Vassiviere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction south-west)

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

See Treignac guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Meymac guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Angel guide
Correze (village)

Correze (village)

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Correze (village) guide


at 35 km (direction north-east), in the Creuse department

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

See Aubusson guide


at 39 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Vienne department

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

The Vézère Valley below and the numerous historic monuments up the hill...

See Uzerche guide
Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 42 km (direction south-west)

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

See Arboretum Al Gaulhia guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Gimel-les-Cascades guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Haute-Vienne department

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


at 48 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Tulle guide
Chateau de Val

Chateau de Val

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

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

See Chateau de Val guide


Most Beautiful Village at 57 km (direction west-south-west)

The part of Segur-le-Chateau with medieval houses next to the...

See Segur-le-Chateau guide

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

Map of places to visit near Tarnac


Markets in and near Tarnac

  • Bugeat: market Thursday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Meymac: market Friday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Felletin: market Friday (29km)
  • Ussel: market Saturday (32km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (35km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (45km)
  • Bort-les-Orgues: market Tuesday & Saturday (53km)
  • Auzances: market Tuesday (57km)

More information about Tarnac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Tarnac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Millevaches en Limousin (6km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Ganille (32km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Tarnac is in the southern-centre of France at 48 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Tarnac is 354 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tarnac

Canton: Bugeat

Arrondissement: Ussel

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19170

Distance to Tarnac

from Tulle (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 354 km

from Calais: 586 km

from Nice: 475 km

from Bordeaux: 219 km

from Strasbourg: 545 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Villedieu, Rempnat and Toy-Viam.

This page in French: Visiter Tarnac

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