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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Vienne

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude45.8367000 (N 45° 50’ 12”)
Longitude1.4862050 (E 1° 29’ 10”)
AltitudeFrom 250m to 444m
Surface area55.59 km²
Population4742 inhabitants
Density85 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLimoges (21 km, 28 min)
Insee code87161
IntercommunalityCC de Noblat

Nearest cities & towns

Eybouleuf7.5 km (10 min)
Royères7.7 km (9 min)
Champnétery8.1 km (11 min)
Moissannes8.5 km (10 min)
Le Châtenet-en-Dognon9.3 km (12 min)
La Geneytouse9.3 km (10 min)
Saint-Denis-des-Murs9.9 km (17 min)
Aureil11.3 km (16 min)
Saint-Just-le-Martel11.6 km (15 min)
Eyjeaux11.7 km (18 min)
Saint-Martin-Terressus12.7 km (19 min)
Sauviat-sur-Vige12.8 km (12 min)
Saint-Priest-Taurion13 km (19 min)
Saint-Paul14.1 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

The beautiful church, located on the pilgrimage of Saint Jacques de Compostela, typical of the Romanesque style Limousin contains interesting stalls, and protected in a glass case, the treasure and English alabaster altarpiece. Do not forget to touch the famous lock of St. Leonard, patron saint of prisoners, if you want to get married this year!

Gay-Lussac the museum is devoted to the scientist who made, among others, first experiences on the upper atmosphere using a balloon.

Places of interest

Information points

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Birch sap Culture
Arts and Crafts30 € to 50 € Eymoutiers (25 km)
Arbre & Aventure acrobatic park at Lake Saint-Pardoux
Nature and the great outdoors8 € to 18 € Razès (26 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Three Spires
HikeEasy4h00Saint-Léger-la-Montagne (22 km)
Verger Gorges
HikeEasy1h30Bourganeuf (25 km)
Trip around Lake Saint-Pardoux
HikeEasy6h00Razès (25 km)
Vassivière Lake walk
HikeEasy7h00Beaumont-du-Lac (28 km)
Nexon Castle Park
HikeIntermediate1h15Nexon (29 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals