Unique heritage

Enchanting villages with incomparable charm, mysterious castles where each stone tells a story, unforgettable encounters, true moments shared... In Corrèze, everything inspires us.
Travel back in time through the different ages and architectural styles. Beauty and originality will be the key words!

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9.2Excellent

Tours de Merle

SAINT GENIEZ O MERLE
Tours de Merle - SAINT GENIEZ O MERLE
The Merle Towers, a 12th century citadel, tower over the river Maronne on the border between Limousin, Aquitaine and Auvergne. This medieval Limousin gem is made up of a fortress in a 10 hectare park, the reenactment of an old farm, a medieval plant garde[...]
9.2Excellent

Church Saint-Martial

LESTARDS
Church Saint-Martial - LESTARDS
Thatched Templar church, the only one of its kind in the Limousin. Free access, 8am-7pm.
9.1Excellent

Museum of Neanderthal Man ''Jean Bouyssonie'

LA CHAPELLE AUX SAINTS
Museum of Neanderthal Man ''Jean Bouyssonie' - LA CHAPELLE AUX SAINTS
This museum, whose scientific director is Jean-Louis Heim, professor at the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, is divided into nine different areas, all of which examine the Neanderthal period. The highlight of the museum in the centre of the main ro[...]
9.1Excellent
8.5Très bon

Fortresse of Ventadour

MOUSTIER VENTADOUR
Fortresse of Ventadour - MOUSTIER VENTADOUR
At an altitude of 562m, on a rocky spur 200m above the Gorges de la Soudeillette, the imposing ruins of the Château de Ventadour stand on a site which evokes both the power of the feudal system in medieval times and the emergence of courtly love to which [...]
8.5Très bon
9.2Excellent

Ruines gallo-romaines des Cars

SAINT MERD LES OUSSINES
Ruines gallo-romaines des Cars - SAINT MERD LES OUSSINES
Situated near Saint-Merd-les-Oussines, these ruins date from the 2C and 3C. The Gallo-Roman site comprises a funerary complex and a dwelling some 300m apart. Unaccompanied visit.
9.2Excellent
8.7Très bon

Aubazine Abbey

AUBAZINE
Aubazine Abbey - AUBAZINE
Built by St Étienne and his companions in the 12C and affiliated to the Cistercian order in 1147, the abbey comprises several monastic buildings which house a chapter room, scriptorium, kitchen and dormitory. A fishpond, fountain and the garden of the 12C[...]
8.7Très bon
9Excellent

Les Pans de Travassac in Donzenac

DONZENAC
Les Pans de Travassac in Donzenac - DONZENAC
Unique in Europe, the Pans de Travassac site offers a unique journey into the slate-making tradition. Discover the world of the slate quarrymen who have been working the stone in this exceptional setting since the 17th century. In addition to the steep cli[...]
9Excellent

Pompadour

ARNAC POMPADOUR
Pompadour - ARNAC POMPADOUR
This small town is famous for its castle, offered by Louis XV to his mistress Jeanne Le Normant d'Etiolles. Pompadour is also renowned as the home of France's National Stud, as well as a Mare Farm, unique in France. The cradle of the Anglo-Arab breed, Pomp[...]
9Excellent

Château de Val

BORT-LES-ORGUES/LANOBRE
Château de Val - BORT-LES-ORGUES/LANOBRE
Feudal fortress built in 1440 by the d’Estaing family. Since the construction of the dam, the castle, flanked by six towers, has become encircled by water. Its exceptional seeing is one of the most famous of the region and the castle was used in a film [...]
9Excellent
9.2Excellent

Canal des Moines

AUBAZINE
Canal des Moines - AUBAZINE
This extraordinary 12C work of art has been carved out of the rock and constructed with impressive corbelling. Built by the monks from the abbey, it runs for a distance of 1.5km along the side of a rock to supply the monastery with water.
9.2Excellent

Saint-Robert Romanic church

SAINT ROBERT
Saint-Robert Romanic church - SAINT ROBERT
12th-century abbey church. The nave was destroyed during the religious wars. 16th-century statue of St Antoine, in limestone and sandstone. 13th-century wooden crucifix. Wrought-iron cross on the square dating back to the15th/16th century with the six attr[...]

Collonges la Rouge

COLLONGES LA ROUGE
Collonges la Rouge - COLLONGES LA ROUGE
The medieval turrets and towers of Collonges-la-Rouge define the skyline of this unusual 14th century village. The distinctive deep red sandstone of the buildings (rich in iron oxide) sets it apart from any other and is at its most striking at dusk. The vi[...]
8.1Très bon

President Jacques Chirac Museum

SARRAN
President Jacques Chirac Museum - SARRAN
Designed by the architect Jean-Michel Wilmotte, this ontemporary history museum houses the gifts received by the President of the Republic during his time in office from 1995 to 2007. It aims to give an overall picture of the modern world through its exhib[...]
8.1Très bon
8.6Très bon

Château de Turenne

TURENNE
Château de Turenne - TURENNE
Castle ruins: Tour du Trésor or Tour de l’Horloge, 11C rectangular keep with guardroom, and 12-13C Tour César (watch-tower with exceptional views of the Dordogne Valley and Monts du Cantal). The magnificent main castle building once stood on the site o[...]
8.6Très bon
8.9Très bon

Saint-Pierre Abbey church

BEAULIEU SUR DORDOGNE
Saint-Pierre Abbey church - BEAULIEU SUR DORDOGNE
This Benedictine abbey was founded in the 9th c. by Raoul de Turenne, Archbishop of Bourges. It is one of the most remarkable monastic churches of the Limousin Romanesque style. The glory of the church is the tympanum made by southern stone cutters about 1[...]
8.9Très bon

Viaduc des Rochers Noirs

SOURSAC
Viaduc des Rochers Noirs - SOURSAC
Situated in the communes of Lapleau and Soursac, this bold feat of engineering straddles the Luzège gorges at a height of 92m. Opened in 1913 by President Poincaré, the viaduct was used until 1959 by the picturesque "Transcorrézien" train, which ran fro[...]

Cathedral cloister

TULLE
Cathedral cloister - TULLE
Enter the cloister of the Notre-Dame de Tulle cathedral and let yourself be inspired by the calm and serenity that emanates from this place in the heart of the city. This 13th century gothic building, together with the church, was once the heart of the ab[...]
8.8Très bon

Les fermes du Moyen-Âge

SAINT JULIEN AUX BOIS
Les fermes du Moyen-Âge - SAINT JULIEN AUX BOIS
The village bears witness to the rural life of the people of Xaintrie (an old country nestled between the Dordogne Valley and the Auvergne Volcanoes). In a natural setting of 12 hectares, you will enter several authentic farms fully furnished dating from [...]
8.8Très bon