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Orgnac-sur-Vézère

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Orgnac-sur-Vézère - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze
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The town is part of the circuit of Vézère Valley.

The church was rebuilt in the 14th century, has many masterpieces including an altarpiece of the seventeenth, eighteenth century. It covers the statues of St Martin and St Etienne Aubazine. In addition, wall paintings of the thirteenth, fourteenth and seventeenth centuries were discovered during work in the church. This setting is located in the choir of the church, is an altarpiece painted. Some patterns are representative of the baroque iconography. The patterns and texts of the medallions have the theme of the Annunciation.

The site Comborn, pride orgnacois, which remain today the tower and buildings, overlooking the valley on a rocky promontory surrounded on three sides by the Vézère. This site was home to the Middle Ages one of the most powerful aristocratic dynasties of the Lower Limousin: Viscounts of the Comborn.

Geographical information

MunicipalityOrgnac-sur-Vézère
Postcode19410
Latitude45.3353490 (N 45° 20’ 7”)
Longitude1.4509020 (E 1° 27’ 3”)
AltitudeFrom 171m to 406m
Surface area18.76 km²
Population307 inhabitants
Density16 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTulle (42 km, 48 min)
Insee code19154
IntercommunalityCC des 3 A : A20, A89 et Avenir
DepartmentCorrèze
RegionLimousin

Nearest cities & towns

Voutezac6.9 km (9 min)
Estivaux8.1 km (13 min)
Troche8.7 km (13 min)
Vignols9.9 km (15 min)
Vigeois11.1 km (14 min)
Saint-Solve11.4 km (17 min)
Saint-Bonnet-l'Enfantier11.7 km (20 min)
Objat11.9 km (16 min)
Beyssac12.1 km (18 min)
Lascaux12.8 km (19 min)
Allassac14 km (21 min)
Saint-Sornin-Lavolps14.2 km (19 min)
Concèze14.3 km (23 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

Photos

View Comborn Castle
View Comborn Castle
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Church of Orgnac
Church of Orgnac
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Weather

Tuesday 26 may
Min. 14°C - Max. 21°C
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Wednesday 27 may
Min. 13°C - Max. 24°C
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Thursday 28 may
Min. 14°C - Max. 26°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 (17 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (8.6 km)
The fountains and bread ovens tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Sérilhac (35 km)
Nexon Castle Park
HikeIntermediate1h15Nexon (43 km)
Puy de Mont Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Vayrac (47 km)
Historic walk in Lanmary Forest
HikeIntermediate5h00Antonne-et-Trigonant (50 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels