Vegennes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vegennes: highlights and tourist information

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Vegennes is situated in the Correze department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 32 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Vegennes is 433 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Curemonte at 3 km and Carennac at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vegennes, 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 Vegennes 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 Vegennes

Markets in and near Vegennes

  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (23km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (26km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (33km)

More information about Vegennes, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Vegennes, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (11km)
  • Chateau Montal (16km)
  • Assier Chateau (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (7km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (23km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (42km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (33km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (46km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (50km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (50km)
  • Parc-arboretum de Neuvic d'Ussel (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (14km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (22km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (27km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (36km)

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) (22km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vegennes

Canton: Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19120

Distance to Vegennes

from Tulle (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 433 km

from Calais: 664 km

from Nice: 462 km

from Bordeaux: 183 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Betaille, Billac, Branceilles, Chauffour-sur-Vell, Condat, Curemonte, Liourdres, Nonards, Puy-d'Arnac, Queyssac-les-Vignes, Saint-Michel-de-Bannieres and Vayrac.

This page in French: Visiter Vegennes