Other Places to Visit

ROCHECHOUART (6km, 8mins)

 Our local town has many restaurants and other places to visit including a chateau with a museum of modern art.

BOURDEILLES (65km, 60mins)

Bourdeilles boasts a beautiful 13th century castle and is the  perfect location for long walks along the river or a picnic.


CONFOLENS (25km, 30 mins)

 Lovely old town on the Vienne river

BRANTOME (57km, 53mins)

A beautiful town on the river Dronne which has lots of lovely riverside cafés and excellent shops.  Easily the Venice of the Dordogne.

LIMOGES (48km, 47mins)

The city of Limoges is the capital of the Limousin. This beautiful historic city has many magnificent gardens, lots of designer shops and excellent restaurants.


Chalus (24km, 25mins)

The town of Chalus is an important stop ont the tourist trail of Richard the Lionheart (Route de Richard Coeur de Lion). The tower here (Tour de Chabriol) is open in high season and it is from this tower that Richard the Lionheart was fatally shot with a crossbow. The town itself has several art and artisan craft galleries as well as a couple of excellent restaurants.




Events in Limousin - from the Limousin Tourist Office