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Corrèze

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze

Corrèze - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze
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In Corrèze Corrèze, capital of Canton, is watered by the river whose valley Corrèze, very picturesque, is a classified site near the village.

Le Bourg, ancient village in a protected area attracts many visitors, tourists, tourists, learned societies ...

The first historical mention dates back to the 9th century and the town center, village center, was organized in the centuries of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Catherine de Medici was the owner in the 16th century.

In the shelter of his strong houses, the "walled city" has a very beautiful door of the 15th century, the "Gateway Margot".

It is located on a route to St Jacques de Compostela.

The architecture is more urban type, the bourgeois who had set up shop when the city played a more important role today.

The church rebuilt following a fire caused the English to 1350 (the Hundred Years War), has a monumental and polychrome altarpiece (late seventeenth and early eighteenth).

A short distance from town, in a cave site, the Chapel of Our Lady of Hi Bridge, near an old bridge over the Corrèze attracts pilgrims, September 8th and visitors of all kinds.

An identification with heritage plaques on the walls, makes the visit. A guideline document is available at the Tourist Office. Guided tours are possible.

Geographical information

MunicipalityCorrèze
Postcode19800
Tourism label
Latitude45.3721140 (N 45° 22’ 20”)
Longitude1.8737390 (E 1° 52’ 25”)
AltitudeFrom 295m to 644m
Surface area34.16 km²
Population1194 inhabitants
Density34 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTulle (22 km, 23 min)
Insee code19062
IntercommunalityCA Tulle Agglo
DepartmentCorrèze
RegionLimousin

Nearest cities & towns

Meyrignac-l'Église4.5 km (6 min)
Bar6.7 km (11 min)
Vitrac-sur-Montane7.4 km (12 min)
Saint-Augustin8.2 km (9 min)
Saint-Priest-de-Gimel10.3 km (15 min)
Sarran10.9 km (16 min)
Beaumont11.4 km (14 min)
Eyrein11.5 km (14 min)
Gimel-les-Cascades11.9 km (16 min)
Orliac-de-Bar12.6 km (18 min)
Chaumeil13.7 km (17 min)
Naves13.7 km (21 min)
Montaignac-Saint-Hippolyte14.9 km (17 min)
Les Angles-sur-Corrèze15 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

Photos

Chapelle Notre-Dame du Pont's Hi
Chapelle Notre-Dame du Pont's Hi
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Centre village
Centre village
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Gate fifteenth Margot
Gate fifteenth Margot
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From steeple steeple
From steeple steeple
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The Valley in autumn
The Valley in autumn
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Area of ​​Pialle
Area of ​​Pialle
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Bridge early eighteenth
Bridge early eighteenth
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Weather

Friday 6 march
Min. -2°C - Max. 11°C
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Saturday 7 march
Min. -3°C - Max. 15°C
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Sunday 8 march
Min. 0°C - Max. 15°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 (32 km)
Introduction to watercolour: Travelogue
Entertainment150 € Moussages (49 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The fountains and bread ovens tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Sérilhac (34 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (41 km)
Vassivière Lake walk
HikeEasy7h00Beaumont-du-Lac (44 km)
Puy de Mont Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Vayrac (49 km)
Village of Fontanges
Village visitEasy1h00Fontanges (57 km)

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels