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Highlights in Limousin
- A natural heritage of great richness
- Cities and villages among the most beautiful in France
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Holiday rental in Limousin
Remember to book your holiday accommodation via Holidu for your next stay in Limousin. Would you like to stay in the Thousand Cows Natural Park? Are you planning to discover Limoges and enjoy accommodation in the city centre? Holidu offers you a wide range of possibilities.
Holidays in Limousin
Location and orientation
Located in the northwestern part of the Massif Central, Limousin is a region that has many tourist attractions. Between grandiose natural sites and villages that are among the most beautiful in France, there are many reasons to spend some time there.How to get to Limousin?
You can come by train from Limoges, Aubusson or La Souterraine stations, for example. By plane, you will have to land at Limoges-Bellegarde or Brive Vallée de la Dordogne airport.
A destination for all those who want nature
It is the most important body of water in the Limousin and hosts no less than 6 beaches and 3 marinas. You can practice a very wide range of water sports (sailing, fishing, water skiing, etc.) and enjoy beautiful hikes, mountain bike rides, donkey or horse rides, all in beautiful and particularly well preserved landscapes. Your visit will also allow you to discover the International Centre of Art and Landscape and the Park of Sculptures.The Millevaches Regional Nature Park
Created in 2004, the Thousand Cows Regional Nature Park covers more than 3,000 km² and offers a wide variety of natural environments, fauna and flora. During your walks, you may see an otter, a linnet or a circaète.
There are several gold deposits in the Limousin. They were abandoned in 2002 after being the subject of a real gold rush in the 20th century.
Top 3 things to do
Classified among the most beautiful villages in France, Treignac is a medieval village perched on the heights of the Vézère. You can stroll through the narrow streets lined with medieval or Renaissance houses, admire the old bridge, visit the old Notre-Dame de la Paix chapel, Notre-Dame church, the museum of popular arts and traditions, etc.2. Discover contemporary art at FRAC
The Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain, or FRAC, is located in a former industrial building in Limoges and presents collections of contemporary art mainly oriented towards photography and sculpture.3.Admire the abbey church of Vigeois
The abbey church of Vigeois was founded in 572 and was then destroyed in large numbers. However, it is still possible to visit the abbey church, which dates from the 11th and 12th centuries and is a magnificent example of Limousin Romanesque art.