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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Corrèze

At the heart of the Massif des Monédières, Chaumeil is a very nice and authentic village in stone (granite) and slate roofs, providing a clear view of the "puys" surrounding.

Agriculture, with cows and breeding ewes limousine, is the main local economy.

The most famous fruit of this land is the blueberry, wild or cultivated, which is widely celebrated every year on the last Sunday of July.

Chaumeil was internationally famous in 1950 to 70 years with the children of the village, renowned accordionist Jean Ségurel. An exhibition devoted to it in the building of the town hall.

Geographical information

Latitude45.4560160 (N 45° 27’ 22”)
Longitude1.8807820 (E 1° 52’ 51”)
AltitudeFrom 524m to 911m
Surface area31.70 km²
Population165 inhabitants
Density5 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTulle (30 km, 37 min)
Insee code19051
IntercommunalityCC des Monédières
TerritoryLimousin, Massif Central

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Augustin6.1 km (9 min)
Grandsaigne7.3 km (13 min)
Lestards9 km (12 min)
Beaumont9.3 km (14 min)
Pradines9.4 km (14 min)
Meyrignac-l'Église10.2 km (14 min)
Madranges10.6 km (15 min)
Sarran11.8 km (19 min)
Vitrac-sur-Montane12.3 km (22 min)
Veix13.1 km (21 min)
Saint-Yrieix-le-Déjalat13.5 km (18 min)
Corrèze13.7 km (17 min)
Gourdon-Murat13.8 km (20 min)
Orliac-de-Bar14.7 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities


The Country House Monédières
The Country House Monédières
See photo


Saturday 21 october
Min. 10°C - Max. 14°C
Sunday 22 october
Min. 7°C - Max. 11°C
Monday 23 october
Min. 6°C - Max. 15°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Les Têtes en l’air Adventure Park
Entertainment10 € to 19 € Saint-Priest-de-Gimel (16.3 km)
Birch sap farm
Arts and Crafts30 € to 50 € Eymoutiers (30 km)
Rest and recuperation at Sothys contemporary botanical gardens
Nature and the great outdoors4 € to 6 € Auriac (35 km)
Wakeboarding with a water-skiing school
Sports sensations18 € Lanobre (49 km)
2-9 day hike with a donkey
Nature and the great outdoors138 € to 599 € Ligneyrac (49 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Vassivière Lake walk
HikeEasy7h00Beaumont-du-Lac (35 km)
From Seyviolle to Tiolade
HikeIntermediate2h00Veyrières (40 km)
The fountains and bread ovens tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Sérilhac (43 km)
The vineyards
HikeIntermediate3h00Concèze (43 km)
From Saint-Mesmin to the Savignac-Lédrier forges
HikeEasy4h00Saint-Mesmin (54 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



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