Varetz tourism and travel guide

Photo of Varetz in Correze

Visit Varetz: highlights and tourist information

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Varetz is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 26 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Varetz is 413 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Varetz

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in a series of gardens.: Les Jardins de Colette

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Colette at 1 km and Donzenac at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Varetz, 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 Varetz 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 Correze

Map of places to visit near Varetz

Markets in and near Varetz

  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (7km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (8km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (14km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (19km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)

More information about Varetz, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Varetz, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (40km)
  • Gourdon (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (21km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (39km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (42km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (48km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (48km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (14km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (25km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (31km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (47km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (47km)
  • Jardin de Conty (53km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (57km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (58km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (12km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (33km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (44km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Varetz

Canton: Malemort-sur-Corrèze

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19240

Distance to Varetz

from Tulle (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 413 km

from Calais: 641 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 164 km

from Strasbourg: 609 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Donzenac, Mansac, Saint-Aulaire, Saint-Pantaleon-de-Larche, Saint-Viance, Ussac and Yssandon.

This page in French: Visiter Varetz