Thouron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thouron in Haute-Vienne

Visit Thouron: highlights and tourist information

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Thouron is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 17 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Thouron is 329 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lac de Saint-Pardoux at 8 km and Oradour-sur-Glane at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thouron, 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 Thouron 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 Thouron

Markets in and near Thouron

  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Limoges: market every day (17km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (27km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (42km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (59km)

More information about Thouron, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Thouron, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (19km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (28km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Liliane (32km)
  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (7km)
  • Site Corot (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thouron

Canton: Nantiat

Arrondissement: Bellac

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87140

Distance to Thouron

from Limoges (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 329 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 541 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 570 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Compreignac, Le Buis, Nantiat and Saint-Jouvent.

This page in French: Visiter Thouron