Razès

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TownRazès
Insee code87122
Postcode87640
Latitude46.0324780
Longitude1.3354040
AltitudeFrom 360 to 576 meters
Surface24.14 km²
Population1155 inhabitants
Density47 inhabitants/km²

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Chief townLimoges (at 26 km, 20 min)Saint-Pardoux at 5.1 km
DepartmentHaute-VienneSaint-Sylvestre at 5.2 km
RegionLimousinSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

The common Razès is located in the department of Haute-Vienne, north-west of the Limousin region, 25 km from Limoges, the capital of the Limousin, and 350 km from Paris.

Razès is Pays de Saint-Pardoux - water, sun, nature, forests, protected landscapes - watered by the river Couze which empties into Lake Saint-Pardoux. Backing onto the flanks of the High-Limousin, Pays de Saint-Pardoux is a haven multifaceted ... The mystery of the wild wood, the ubiquity of magical water and the resurgence of the past, make creating this unique background. Its heritage is rich with treasures that are the old Gothic bridge, the lanterns of the dead, Romanesque churches, the many cross ... This country has been able to trace a path to a haven of peace where the discoveries are endless to those who see ...


SIGHTSEEING

  • The small Romanesque church fortified 12th century
  • Sarcophagus carved 15th century
  • Calvaries granite
  • Megalithic Monuments: loose stone and Bourgoin Lavaud Lavaud dolmen Jalounaud
  • Old bridges spanning the Couze
  • Old houses with granite carved lintels, old bread oven, dovecote included in the inventory of Historic Monuments ...
Detailed information
Information pointsVisitor Information Centre of Razès

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Farmers Markets morning in July and August the town
  • Fireworks July 14
  • Chestnut Festival and Apple in October
  • Exhibitions and various proposals for hiking ...

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Lac de Saint Pardoux: The lake stretches over 330 hectares, in a pleasant site. Three sites offer various activities. Everywhere you can swim there but the beach is the largest of Santrop. You can also make the pedal or waterslide, bask on sand or grass. Sailing, windsurfing and canoeing on the basis of Chabannes; speedboat and waterskiing on the site Freaudour.
  • Walking: If you like walking, beautiful walks for all you waiting around Razès in Mountain Ambazac are a few tricks of wheels ...
  • Limoges (15 minutes by car): visit the capital Limousine known worldwide for its fine arts (porcelain and enamels). To see the old kiln porcelain Casseaux, the Cathedral and its gardens, its wonderful museum of companionship, old bridges on Vienna's old shopping districts around the 13th of the small chapel of St. Aurelian (Chapel butchers) timbered houses, its halls very well restored, the station Benedictines and museums Adrien Dubouché (porcelain) and Bishop (the enamel).
  • Bellac, Limousin up capital, and its beautiful old town overlooking the Gartempe.
  • Châteauponsac with their local museum, the old quarter of Moutier and houses of the fifteenth, the old church from the 12th and the beautiful bridge over the Gartempe, the trout stream ...
  • Ambazac and Montméry Castle, birthplace of the Haviland family porcelain ... His race "of Cops and Thieves", the first week of May
  • The Jonchère and beautiful arboretum containing rare species.
  • Bessines-on-Gartempe, hometown of Suzanne Valadon, with its "Pierre Belle" cauldron of mysterious origin who is said to be seven times around the rim on a full moon at midnight to get married in the year. His lodge bees, shieling unique in the region, worth visiting.
  • The Dorat and collegiate eleventh, its old houses and streets, festival "sound and light" in summer.
  • Saint-Léonard-de-Noblat homeland Poulidor and Gay-Lussac, with its collegiate church of the eleventh, a medieval village and the circuit of old mills.
  • A Bessines-on-Gartempe bandas festival every July 14 for a week.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Sports fishing in Upper LimousinNature and the outdoors160 €Ambazac (10.6 km)

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PHOTOS

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WEATHER

Thursday 2 October
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Friday 3 October
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Saturday 4 October
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantBellevue  
7.2
  SPECIAL OFFER
Bessines-sur-Gartempe
Stop flavor - By escapade in the Limousin region, so make a stop at Bellevue restaurant, located in the small village of Bessines-sur-Gartempe. You can choose between a covered terrace,...
Located 8.1 km from Razès29 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Relais des Etangs  
9.5
Nantiat
A few kilometers from Limoges, in a peaceful and nature of the Limousin, do not miss Le Relais des Etangs. You first enter in an old mansion typical of the area and then you enter a...
Located 12.4 km from Razès27 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Limoges Nord  
7.5
  SPECIAL OFFER
Limoges
AS OF CHINA - The cuisine restaurant Campanile Limoges Nord and as fine as porcelain is famous in the city. The recipes are both ingenious and greedy in harmony with nature and the...
Located 19.4 km from Razès19 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Farm with 4 bedroomsLa ferme de leychoisier    
8.7
Bonnac-la-Côte
Bed and breakfast on the outskirts of Limoges (10 km). Bathroom wc tv wifi communal lounge 90 m² shops 5 km. Hiking mountain bike frame campagnard. Circuit. Breeding sheep bio.
Located 11.9 km from RazèsFrom 58 € to 116 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsLa pause    
9.2
Rilhac-Rancon
House located in a quiet neighborhood in a small town just minutes from Limoges (9 km) from the highway A20Paris-Toulouse, 2 km from the ramp (exit 28) and intersection RN.520 directions...
Located 14.5 km from Razès50 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomChambre d'hôtes' Les Chênes' 3 épis  
Chaptelat
Near Limoges Couzeix and 8 minutes from the A20 motorway (exit 28) Limoges Nord, 8 km from the city center, 25 km from Oradour sur Glane (memory center) and 15 km from Lake St Pardoux...
Located 14.8 km from Razès50 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 4 personsHouse for 4 persons  
10
Cieux
Located in the foothills of the Monts de Blond, ideal for exploring the Limousin with its history, beautiful lakes and amazing rural countryside. On the ground floor is a living room...
Located 25 km from RazèsFrom 315 € to 440 € per week 
House for 2 personsMaison Lavaud  
9.6
Cieux
The cottage/gite Maison Lavaud offers self catering accommodation, and is an ideal base to explore the Haute Vienne and the Limousin region of France. The cottage/Gite has Satellite...
Located 25 km from RazèsFrom 275 € to 400 € per week 

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HOTELS

Hotel de Lac - Hotel in RazèsHotel de Lac    
7.5
Bessines-sur-Gartempe
Offering an on-site restaurant, Hotel de Lac is located in Bessines-sur-Gartempe. It features BBQ facilities, a terrace and a bar. Free Wi-Fi access is available and Limoges is 16 km...
Located 7.9 km from RazèsRoom from 65 €
Logis Hôtel Bellevue - Hotel in RazèsLogis Hôtel Bellevue     
8.1
Bessines-sur-Gartempe
Just 1 km from the centre of Bessines sur Gartempe, Logis Hôtel Bellevue is 38 km north of Limoges. It offers soundproofed rooms with free Wi-Fi access and air conditioning. All of...
Located 8.1 km from RazèsRoom from 62 €
Inter-Hotel de France - Hotel in RazèsInter-Hotel de France     
8.1
Bessines-sur-Gartempe
Situated in Bessines-sur-Gartempe, in the heart of Limousin, Inter-Hotel de France offers modern rooms all equipped with balconies or terraces. It features a traditional restaurant...
Located 8.7 km from RazèsRoom from 70 €

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Hotel Du Golf
Set in a planted park, this hotel is located a 10-minute drive from the centre of Limoges, in a peaceful setting. It is located opposite Limoges Saint...
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