Verneuil-sur-Vienne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verneuil-sur-Vienne in Haute-Vienne

Photo is of Aixe-sur-Vienne at 6 km from Verneuil-sur-Vienne

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Verneuil-sur-Vienne is situated in the Haute-Vienne 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 Verneuil-sur-Vienne in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aixe-sur-Vienne at 6 km and Limoges at 11 km.

Verneuil-sur-Vienne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction south-south-east)

The quiet town of Aixe-sur-Vienne has few important monuments, but is a pleasure to...

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


at 11 km (direction east)

Limoges is not usually featured on a list of 'must be visited places' but...

See Limoges guide


at 12 km (direction north-west)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now maintained in the condition it...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide
Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

Le Jardin de Liliane is one of our favourite gardens open to the public...

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide


at 18 km (direction west)

After exploring Saint-Junien and the Collegiale Church of Saint-Junien be sure to also visit...

See Saint-Junien guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente department

Here in Brigueuil it is the roman style church that is the most interesting...

See Brigueuil guide


at 24 km (direction west)

On the edge of the Perigord-Limousin Regional Natural Park, Rochechouart has a castle and...

See Rochechouart guide


at 24 km (direction north-west)

Montrol-Senard is a traditional Limousin village which has been turned into an ecomuseum....

See Montrol-Senard guide


at 24 km (direction south-west)

Châlus is a small market town with two ruined castles in the Monts du...

See Chalus guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

The small village of Pierre-Buffiere is listed as a village d'etape - a village...

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction north-west)

Now listed among the 'most beautiful villages in France', Mortemart is a very pleasant...

See Mortemart guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 26 km (direction north-east)

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in the Haute-Vienne department...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 28 km (direction east)

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is a reminder that the town...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval houses of interest, and a...

See Bellac guide

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Map of places to visit near Verneuil-sur-Vienne


Markets in and near Verneuil-sur-Vienne

  • Limoges: market every day (8km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (18km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (42km)

More information about Verneuil-sur-Vienne, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Verneuil-sur-Vienne, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (11km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (18km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (32km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Site Corot (19km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (25km)

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 (23km)

Geography and distances

Verneuil-sur-Vienne is in the southern-centre of France at 10 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Verneuil-sur-Vienne is 347 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Verneuil-sur-Vienne

Canton: Aixe-sur-Vienne

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87430

Distance to Verneuil-sur-Vienne

from Limoges (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 347 km

from Calais: 570 km

from Nice: 540 km

from Bordeaux: 174 km

from Strasbourg: 585 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Verneuil-sur-Vienne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aixe-sur-Vienne, Saint-Priest-sous-Aixe, Saint-Yrieix-sous-Aixe and Veyrac.

This page in French: Visiter Verneuil-sur-Vienne