Thiat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thiat: highlights and tourist information

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Thiat is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 51 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Thiat is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le-Dorat at 10 km and Bellac at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thiat, 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 Thiat 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 Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Thiat

Markets in and near Thiat

  • Montmorillon: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Savin: market Friday (34km)
  • Le Blanc: market Saturday (41km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (42km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (54km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (55km)

More information about Thiat, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Thiat, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thiat.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Abbey Saint-Sauveur de Charroux (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Montmorillon) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Gervais et Saint Protais (Civaux) (31km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (32km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (34km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Savin sur Gartempe (Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chauvigny) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maurice (Saint-Maurice-la-Clouere) (45km)
  • Abbaye Bénédictine (Charroux) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Chatain) (47km)
  • Abbaye de Nouaillé-Mauperthuis (Nouaille-Maupertuis) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Touffou (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (35km)
  • Site Corot (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thiat

Canton: Dorat

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87320

Distance to Thiat

from Limoges (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 571 km

from Bordeaux: 199 km

from Strasbourg: 571 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bussiere-Poitevine, Darnac and Oradour-Saint-Genest.

This page in French: Visiter Thiat