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Brive-la-Gaillarde

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze

Brive-la-Gaillarde, the brave, the fortress is situated on the border of the Correze (Limousin), 10 km from the Perigord (Aquitaine) and 15 km of the Lot (Midi-Pyrenees). It is the capital of the Brive Basin and sub-prefectures in the Correze. 50 000, 80 000 with agglomeration is the largest city in the county.

Its historic center has kept its authenticity and boasts a rich architectural heritage, a sort of shopping mall where shops open and heritage of high quality meet.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBrive-la-Gaillarde
Postcode19100
Tourism label
Latitude45.1595550 (N 45° 9’ 34”)
Longitude1.5339370 (E 1° 32’ 2”)
AltitudeFrom 102m to 315m
Surface area48.59 km²
Population49582 inhabitants
Density1020 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTulle (28 km, 37 min)
Insee code19031
IntercommunalityCA de Brive
DepartmentCorrèze
RegionLimousin

Nearest cities & towns

Malemort-sur-Corrèze3.8 km (9 min)
Ussac5.2 km (11 min)
Cosnac5.8 km (12 min)
Saint-Pantaléon-de-Larche8.3 km (17 min)
Noailles8.5 km (13 min)
La Chapelle-aux-Brocs9.3 km (17 min)
Venarsal9.5 km (18 min)
Dampniat9.9 km (18 min)
Varetz10.1 km (15 min)
Jugeals-Nazareth10.7 km (14 min)
Sainte-Féréole10.9 km (16 min)
Lissac-sur-Couze11 km (19 min)
Larche11.4 km (19 min)
Donzenac11.8 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Weather

Sunday 31 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 23°C
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Monday 1 june
Min. 15°C - Max. 25°C
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Tuesday 2 june
Min. 17°C - Max. 29°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Treetop trail - barefoot paths
Nature and the great outdoors19 € Ussac (4.3 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the Dordogne
Nature and the great outdoors13 € to 21 € Carsac-Aillac (41 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The fountains and bread ovens tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Sérilhac (17 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (26 km)
Puy de Mont Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Vayrac (27 km)
Alzou Gorges
HikeIntermediate5h00Gramat (45 km)
Balade N°1 de la Cité Médiévale de Gourdon
HikeEasy20 minGourdon (49 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels