8 days in Correze Itinerary

8 days in Correze Itinerary

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Collonges-la-Rouge
— 4 nights
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Bort-les-Orgues
— 1 night
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Treignac
— 2 nights
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Collonges-la-Rouge

— 4 nights
Popular historic sites such as Eglise Saint Pierre and Chateau de Turenne are in your itinerary. Abbaye d’Aubazine and Les Pans de Travassac are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Collonges-la-Rouge: Le Rocher du Peintre (in Camps-Saint-Mathurin-Leobazel), Les Tours de Merle (in Saint-Geniez-o-Merle) and Abbatiale Saint-Pierre (in Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Collonges-la-Rouge sightseeing planning app.

Limoges to Collonges-la-Rouge is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. January in Collonges-la-Rouge sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bort-les-Orgues.

Things to do in Collonges-la-Rouge

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Bort-les-Orgues

— 1 night
Bort-les-Orgues is a commune in the Corrèze department in central France.GeographyBort-les-Orgues is situated on the Dordogne.The river Rhue forms part of the commune's southeastern border, then flows into the Dordogne.SightsBort-les-Orgues takes its name from les Orgues, an organ-shaped old volcano at the foot of which it lies. On the 23rd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Germain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Site de Saint-Nazaire, then take in the dramatic natural features at Les Orgues de Bort, and finally examine the collection at Musee de la Tanerie.

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You can drive from Collonges-la-Rouge to Bort-les-Orgues in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Bort-les-Orgues are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Treignac.

Things to do in Bort-les-Orgues

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

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Treignac

— 2 nights
Treignac is a commune in the Corrèze department in central France.During the Hundred Years' War it was pillaged by Rodrigo de Villandrando.Treignac Treignac, designated :('most beautiful villages of France') History Treignac is a most typically French town retaining much of its medieval character, situated on the banks of the Vezzere river on one of the pilgrimage routes to Santiago de Compostella the burial place of St James the Apostle along the way known as the Via Lemovicensis and crosses the 13th-century bridge over the river.Founded around 800 AD its first Chateau or Castle was built around the year 1000 on an inaccessible rock outcrop on a loop of the Vezere and at the same time the city walls were commenced of which the Chabirande gate of the 13th century still survives although the ramparts were destroyed at the start of the 19th century.The Chateau was the stronghold of the lands of the Medieval dynasty the Vicomte de Comborn, who had as its first head the man known as Archambaud the butcher as result of his cruel ruleDuring the Middle Ages the houses were mainly built around the churches of Saint martin, Saint Leoban Saint-Léobon and Saint Jean now disappeared. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): head outdoors with Lac des Bariousses, look for gifts at Ferme de la Monediere, then wander the streets of Le Village de Cledat, and finally don't miss a visit to Site Gallo-Romain des Cars. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Centre de decouverte du Moyen-Age, then delve into the distant past at Chateau de Ventadour, and then take a stroll through Egletons.

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You can drive from Bort-les-Orgues to Treignac in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Treignac are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Treignac

Neighborhoods · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping

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Correze travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Churches · Landmarks