Limousin wilderness


In Limousin, our wilderness is unspoilt. Discover our lakes, caves, tunnels and panoramas... 

Marchedieu site

Natural sites | AUBUSSON | 05 55 66 32 12

Overlooking the town, the Chapitre site was where the Château stood, one of the most important in the centre of France in the Middle Ages. Today, all that rests is two walls of the keep. The s…

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Source of the Cher

Natural sites | MERINCHAL | 05 55 67 25 56

Here you can discover the place where the River Cher, a tributary of the Loire, comes to life. Marked trail from the market town.

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Gorges of the Creuse

Natural sites | LE BOURG D'HEM | 05 55 89 24 61

Le Bourg d’Hem. The Creuse, a river of multiple facets. Quiet and docile close to the dams, it reveals its character as soon as it meets the sheer, granite walls of the gorge. It offers a visi…

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Peat bog of Longeyroux

Natural sites | MEYMAC | 05 55 95 18 43

A biological environment of major European interest, this peat bog lies at an altitude of 900m in the communes of Meymac, St Merd-les-Oussines, Chavanac and St Sulpice-les-Bois. It occupies a…

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The Voueize Gorges

Natural sites | CHAMBON SUR VOUEIZE | 05 55 82 15 89

The Voueize Gorges, in addition to the importance of their flora and fauna, offer the visitor an environment of colours and smells and invite them to discover the multiple varieties of flowers…

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The Chavanon Valley

Natural sites | MERLINES

Access via Merlines. Running along the border between the Corrèze and Puy-de-Dôme départements, the delightful Chavanon valley is of exceptional geological, ecological and botanical interest (…

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The Tardes Meander

Natural sites | BUDELIERE | 05 55 82 15 89

Suspended bridge built in 1921 after the construction of the Rochebut dam to link Budelière to Evaux-les-Bains. From Sainte-Radegourde or Saint-Marien, panorama of the Tardes meander and the s…

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The La Fage chasm

Natural sites | NOAILLES | 05 55 85 80 35

In Noailles, 10km south of Brive. Exit 52 on the A20 motorway. Divided into two galleries, the La Fage chasm is known for its beautiful, colourful draperies, highly decorated calcite bridges,…

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Drouilles Forest

Natural sites | DONTREIX | 05 55 67 17 13

Forest of Druids and mistletoe oaks, Drouilles Forest harbours numerous megaliths which were the places of Celtic rituals and, later, those of the Christians (St Julien procession). It's a mag…

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Lac de Viam

Recreational lakes | VIAM | 05 55 95 52 05

189 ha lake : Supervised swimming, fishing, children’s games. Water-skiing allowed. Outdoor pursuits and holiday centre (open April to September) offering canoe and kayak hire (for individuals…

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