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Veyrac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veyrac in Haute-Vienne

Photo is of Oradour-sur-Glane at 7 km from Veyrac

Visit Veyrac: highlights and tourist information

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Veyrac is situated in the Haute-Vienne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Oradour-sur-Glane at 7 km and Aixe-sur-Vienne at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Veyrac, 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 Veyrac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane is a memorial town, now...

See Oradour-sur-Glane guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Aixe-sur-Vienne guide


at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Limoges guide


at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Junien guide
Le Jardin de Liliane

Le Jardin de Liliane

Garden at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

See Le Jardin de Liliane guide


at 19 km (direction north-west)

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

See Montrol-Senard guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west), in the Charente department

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

See Brigueuil guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Mortemart guide
Lac de Saint-Pardoux

Lac de Saint-Pardoux

at 23 km (direction north-east)

The Lac de Saint-Pardoux s a large leisure lake in...

See Lac de Saint-Pardoux guide


at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Rochechouart guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-west)

The small market town of Bellac has some medieval...

See Bellac guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Chalus guide


at 30 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pierre-Buffiere guide


at 30 km (direction east)

Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat, with its medieval houses and collegiale church, is...

See Saint-Leonard-de-Noblat guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Vienne

Map of places to visit near Veyrac


Markets in and near Veyrac

  • Limoges: market every day (11km)
  • Saint-Junien: market Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Chalus: market Friday (28km)
  • Piegut-Pluviers: market Wednesday (44km)

More information about Veyrac, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Veyrac, France

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


  • Aquarium du Limousin (14km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Saint-Amand (Saint-Junien) (16km)
  • Abbatial church de Saint Pierre (Solignac) (20km)
  • Abbatiale de Saint Pierre (Lesterps) (28km)
  • Abbaye de la Réau (Saint-Martin-l'Ars) (55km)
  • Eglise d'Usson de Poitou (Usson-du-Poitou) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Site Corot (17km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (28km)

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 (28km)

Geography and distances

Veyrac is in the southern-centre of France at 12 kilometres from Limoges, the department capital (general information: Veyrac is 342 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veyrac

Canton: Nieul

Arrondissement: Limoges

Department: Haute-Vienne

Region: Limousin

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 87520

Distance to Veyrac

from Limoges (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 342 km

from Calais: 565 km

from Nice: 544 km

from Bordeaux: 176 km

from Strasbourg: 584 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Nieul, Oradour-sur-Glane, Saint-Gence, Saint-Yrieix-sous-Aixe, Sainte-Marie-de-Vaux and Verneuil-sur-Vienne.

This page in French: Visiter Veyrac

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