Cornac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cornac in Lot



Visit Cornac: highlights and tourist information

Cornac is situated in the Lot (Midi-Pyrenees region) in the south of France at 62 km from Cahors, the department capital. (General information: Cornac is 440 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loubressac at 7 km and Autoire at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cornac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Cornac. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot

Plan your visit to Cornac

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Map of places to visit near Cornac

More information about Cornac & region

Markets in and near Cornac

Local markets

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (32km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (33km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (36km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (39km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Cornac, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Cornac and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France Rocamadour (24km)

Heritage sites Rocamadour basilique Saint-Sauveur (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (24km); Figeac Hopital St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km); Gréalou dolmen de Pech-Laglaire (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (42km); Conques pont sur le Dourdou (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km); Conques abbatiale Sainte-Foy (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Loubressac (7km); Autoire (8km); Carennac (12km); Curemonte (14km); Collonges-la-Rouge (24km); Turenne (28km); Conques (53km)

National Monuments Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (4km); Chateau Montal (5km); Assier Chateau (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Figeac (37km); Gourdon (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs Causses du Quercy (40km)

Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (12km); Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (32km); Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (40km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (44km); Verger de Déduit (55km)

Sites of natural beauty Gouffre de Padirac (12km); Gouffre des Vitarelles (22km); Gouffre de la Fage (35km); Cascades de Gimel (43km)

Towns of Art and history Salins (51km)

Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Donzenac (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cornac

Canton: Bretenoux

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46130

Distance to Cornac

from Cahors (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 440 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 449 km

from Bordeaux: 194 km

from Strasbourg: 605 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cornac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Cornac): Astaillac, Belmont-Bretenoux, Biars-sur-Cere, Bretenoux, Cahus, Estal, Frayssinhes, Gagnac-sur-Cere, Girac, Glanes, Laval-de-Cere, Liourdres, Loubressac, Prudhomat, Saint-Cere, Saint-Jean-Lespinasse, Saint-Laurent-les-Tours, Saint-Medard-de-Presque, Saint-Michel-Loubejou and Teyssieu.

This page in French: Visitez Cornac