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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Creuse

Bourganeuf - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Creuse

Bourganeuf is a city of character offering an exceptional life. The diversity of landscapes, rich heritage, unspoilt nature combine to create a relaxed lifestyle that tourists and newcomers particularly appreciate.

Paris 400 km - Limoges 50 km - Aubusson at 39 km - 30 km Gueret - Lake Vassivière 30 km - 46 km The Underground - Clermont-Ferrand 140 km - 100 km Tulle.

Cars with Limoges, Vieilleville, Gueret, Aubusson, fast connection to the Underground.

Bourganeuf, 1st City of Europe illuminated by electric power provided by the Cascade Jarrauds transport.

Geographical information

Latitude45.9540050 (N 45° 57’ 14”)
Longitude1.7561990 (E 1° 45’ 22”)
AltitudeFrom 380m to 602m
Surface area22.54 km²
Population3036 inhabitants
Density134 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureGuéret (33 km, 32 min)
Insee code23030
IntercommunalityCC Bourganeuf Royère de Vassivière

Nearest cities & towns

Masbaraud-Mérignat3.7 km (11 min)
Faux-Mazuras5 km (9 min)
Mansat-la-Courrière5.4 km (9 min)
Bosmoreau-les-Mines7.3 km (11 min)
Montboucher7.6 km (9 min)
Soubrebost9.6 km (15 min)
Pontarion9.8 km (11 min)
Saint-Pardoux-Morterolles10.2 km (16 min)
Saint-Dizier-Leyrenne10.5 km (11 min)
Saint-Junien-la-Bregère10.9 km (13 min)
Thauron12.9 km (15 min)
Saint-Amand-Jartoudeix13.4 km (20 min)
Saint-Hilaire-le-Château13.9 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

Jumble sale August 15.


Bourganeuf Castle in the Mist
Bourganeuf Castle in the Mist
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Bourganeuf, the church and the tower Zizim
Bourganeuf, the church and the tower Zizim
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The recumbent Cemetery Bourganeuf
The recumbent Cemetery Bourganeuf
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Arbre & Aventure acrobatic park at Lake Saint-Pardoux
Nature and the great outdoors8 € to 18 € Razès (36 km)
La Brézentine painting studio tour
Arts and CraftsFreeDun-le-Palestel (40 km)
Western Ranch Horse-riding
Sports sensations25 € Saint-Setiers (42 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Verger Gorges
Vassivière Lake walk
HikeEasy7h00Beaumont-du-Lac (21 km)
The Three Spires
HikeEasy4h00Saint-Léger-la-Montagne (27 km)
Trip around Lake Saint-Pardoux
HikeEasy6h00Razès (34 km)
Lamy Wood Circuit
HikeEasy3h00Moutier-Malcard (51 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals