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Treignac

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze

Treignac - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze
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The historic city of Treignac crossed by the Vézère, is proud of its monuments and relics. It is a must stop for pilgrims wishing to join St Jacques Rocamadour.

Geographical information

MunicipalityTreignac
Postcode19260
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Latitude45.5358270 (N 45° 32’ 9”)
Longitude1.7950970 (E 1° 47’ 42”)
AltitudeFrom 375m to 765m
Surface area36.73 km²
Population1441 inhabitants
Density39 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTulle (40 km, 42 min)
Insee code19269
IntercommunalityCC de Vézère Monédières
DepartmentCorrèze
RegionLimousin

Nearest cities & towns

Affieux3.5 km (6 min)
Veix5.1 km (9 min)
Soudaine-Lavinadière7.9 km (11 min)
Lestards8.7 km (11 min)
Madranges8.9 km (9 min)
Peyrissac10 km (15 min)
Chamberet10.9 km (13 min)
Saint-Hilaire-les-Courbes11.4 km (12 min)
Le Lonzac11.6 km (11 min)
Rilhac-Treignac12.6 km (19 min)
Gourdon-Murat14 km (22 min)
Pradines15.6 km (20 min)
Viam15.9 km (18 min)
Grandsaigne16.1 km (21 min)

Things to see and do

Through the narrow streets, you will discover the stronghold of the Vicomte de Comborn, the old bridge from the 13th century, many houses shells, the granary of the 12th century next to the Chapel of Our Lady of Peace (bell tors listed in roof), the chapel of the Penitents (seventeenth century), the parish church (XV century), the Chabirande door and old medieval streets. Fountains and chapels will take you to the "Belvedere" round the top of which you can admire the panorama of the old city.

From the Tourist Office, the circuit Heritage, marked by numbered panels, allows you to discover the history of Treignac over its built heritage (the Old Bridge, Notre-Dame des Bans, the twisted tower, small Coursières, Hall, Tower ...). Guided tours are also offered by the Tourist Office. For kids: games booklet "a lil tour with Treignou" free at the Tourist Office.

The Museum of Arts and Popular Traditions, located in a remarkable eighteenth house, contains tools, furniture, utensils ... that trace the family and professional life of the ancestors Corrèze. Open in July and August by appointment the rest of the year.

The chocolate Borzeix Besse, with the store open from Tuesday to Sunday morning, avenue Léon Vacher. To visit the "Comptoir du Chocolat" from April to October, Wednesday to Sunday, tasting tour at 15h and by appointment for groups.

Lake Bariousses, 4 km from the town, 99 acres with lake arranged and supervised summer beach, blue flag in 2013, playgrounds, volleyball, mini-golf, restaurants, water sports and camping.

Station sports nature, office outdoor activities in Vézère Monedières: biking, hiking, fishing, paragliding, canoeing ...

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

Touring Limousine, 3 days of mountain biking: the weekend of the Ascension.

High concentration Vézère 3-4 days to drop off for practice white water sports (kayaking, hydro speed, rafting ...), usually during the weekend of Pentecost.

Jazz Festival in Treignac "Kind of Belou" 3 days of jazz Treignac every year in August, the third weekend.

Photos

Treignac
Treignac
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Beach Bariousses
Beach Bariousses
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Dock fishermen at Lake Bariousses
Dock fishermen at Lake Bariousses
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Massif Monedières
Massif Monedières
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View Treignac
View Treignac
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The beach of Lake Bariousses
The beach of Lake Bariousses
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Watersports Lake Bariousses
Watersports Lake Bariousses
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The twisted spire of Notre Dame de la Paix (Pouloux room)
The twisted spire of Notre Dame de la Paix (Pouloux room)
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Street Guard
Street Guard
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Coursière (narrow lane close to the city)
Coursière (narrow lane close to the city)
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The Old Bridge
The Old Bridge
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Rafting (High Concentration Vézère)
Rafting (High Concentration Vézère)
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Lake Bariousses
Lake Bariousses
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Pond Portal
Pond Portal
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Weather

Saturday 30 may
Min. 9°C - Max. 22°C
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Sunday 31 may
Min. 14°C - Max. 25°C
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Monday 1 june
Min. 14°C - Max. 26°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Events around: Musical Chamberet hours and Folk Festival (July), the Festival of Art Stram Gram Lonzac (July-August), the party furnaces Rilhac-Treignac (early September), the Gala Accordion Chamberet (3rd weekend of October).

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Treetop trail - barefoot paths
Nature and the great outdoors19 € Ussac (42 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Vassivière Lake walk
HikeEasy7h00Beaumont-du-Lac (26 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (40 km)
Verger Gorges
HikeEasy1h30Bourganeuf (47 km)
Nexon Castle Park
HikeIntermediate1h15Nexon (50 km)
The fountains and bread ovens tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Sérilhac (50 km)

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