Venarsal tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Aubazine at 5 km from Venarsal

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Venarsal in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aubazine at 5 km and Donzenac at 8 km.

Venarsal, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Aubazine

Aubazine

at 5 km (direction east-south-east)

Aubazine is a small village in Corrèze with an important 12th century abbey church...

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Donzenac

Donzenac

at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

Both the medieval centre of Donzenac and the steep wooded slopes that surround the...

See Donzenac guide
Les Jardins de Colette

Les Jardins de Colette

Garden at 13 km (direction west)

The Jardins de Colette is a garden which represents the life of Colette in...

See Les Jardins de Colette guide
Tulle

Tulle

at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

The area around the cathedral and the river frontage in Tulle both add to...

See Tulle guide
 
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Collonges-la-Rouge

Collonges-la-Rouge

Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from red rock...

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Turenne

Turenne

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified towers, and beautiful views...

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Meyssac

Meyssac

at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the...

See Meyssac guide
Gimel-les-Cascades

Gimel-les-Cascades

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Vigeois

Vigeois

at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

Vigeois is a village with a pretty medieval bridge on the Vézère river and...

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Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Arboretum Al Gaulhia

Garden at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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Saint-Bonnet-la-Rivière

Saint-Bonnet-la-Rivière

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Bonnet-la-Rivière is a small village with an unusual round church in the Corrèze countryside...

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Curemonte

Curemonte

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-east)

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of the 'most...

See Curemonte guide
Uzerche

Uzerche

at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Uzerche guide
Terrasson

Terrasson

at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Dordogne department

The quiet town of Terrasson in the north of the department is best known...

See Terrasson guide

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Markets in and near Venarsal

  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (13km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (18km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (26km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Venarsal, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (37km)
  • Chateau Montal (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (33km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (35km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (47km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

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) (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Venarsal is in the southern-centre of France at 14 kilometres from Tulle, the department capital (general information: Venarsal is 411 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Venarsal

Canton: Malemort-sur-Corrèze

Arrondissement: Brive-la-Gaillarde

Department: Correze

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 19360

Distance to Venarsal

from Tulle (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 411 km

from Calais: 640 km

from Nice: 478 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 599 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cornil, Dampniat, La Chapelle-Aux-Brocs, Malemort-sur-Correze, Palazinges, Saint-Hilaire-Peyroux and Sainte-Fereole.

This page in French: Visiter Venarsal