Villard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villard: highlights and tourist information

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Villard is situated in the Creuse department and Limousin region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the southern-centre of France at 22 kilometres from Gueret, the department capital (general information: Villard is 285 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Souterraine at 20 km and Gargilesse-Dampierre at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villard, 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 Villard 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 Creuse

Map of places to visit near Villard

Markets in and near Villard

  • Gueret: market Thursday all day & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Argenton-sur-Creuse: market Saturday (31km)
  • Ahun: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Boussac: market Thursday (40km)
  • Saint-Gaultier: market Friday (40km)
  • Lavaveix-les-Mines: market Thursday (42km)
  • Bourganeuf: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Saint-Pardoux: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Chateaumeillant: market Friday (46km)
  • Aubusson: market Saturday (55km)

More information about Villard, Limousin

Tourist attractions near Villard, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • George Sand House (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Brenne (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Georges (Saint-Jeanvrin) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin-arboretum de La Sédelle (9km)
  • Jardin du domaine de George Sand (40km)
  • Jardins du prieuré Notre-Dame-d'Orsan (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Pierres Jaumetres (40km)
  • Lac de Saint-Pardoux (46km)
  • Etangs de la Brenne (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Eguzon-Chantome (15km)
  • La Souterraine (20km)
  • Bessines-sur-Gartempe (36km)
  • Gouzon (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard

Canton: Dun-le-Palestel

Arrondissement: Guéret

Department: Creuse

Region: Limousin

Postcode: 23800

Distance to Villard

from Gueret (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 285 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 526 km

from Bordeaux: 243 km

from Strasbourg: 519 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chambon-Sainte-Croix, Dun-le-Palestel, Fresselines, La Celle-Dunoise, Maison-Feyne, Nouzerolles, Sagnat and Saint-Sulpice-le-Dunois.

This page in French: Visiter Villard