Paris, which is the national capital, is located 240 miles (386 kilometers) north of Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche.
It's a missed chance if you limit your tour to the attractions of Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche because the entire region has been endowed with a treasure-trove of great things to see and do. Saint-Saud-Lacoussiere, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east, and Ayen, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north of Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche are worth a visit too.
Get some transportation head out to Limoges, a regional center, approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche. This regional center has a range of points of interest, such as Limoges Cathedral, Musee Municipal de l'Eveche and University of Limoges. Don't rush back to Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche until you've spent a little time at Limoges' Chapel of St-Aurelien, Maison de la Boucherie and Jardin de l'Eveche.
Take the time to delve deeper into Limousin by learning about its past. An enjoyable place to start is with a visit to the area's historic castles. If the weather makes you want to head indoors, visit Limousin's art galleries, history museums and craft workshops.
Relax the way the locals do in this area. Try shore fishing and cycling while you are in the area.
Everything has to end, but be rest assured, when it's time to leave the region, you'll have many memories, photos and keepsakes to remember your adventure.