Gramat tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gramat in Lot

Visit Gramat: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Gramat is a pleasant town to visit, and your children will enjoy the popular animal park here

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Gramat. For detailed visitor information see the Gramat travel guide

Gramat is situated in the Lot, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 43 km from Cahors, the department capital. (General information: Gramat is 456 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gouffre de Padirac at 9 km and Autoire at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gramat, France: places to visit and attractions

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Gramat

Markets in and near Gramat

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (23km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (27km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (31km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (37km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Gramat, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions to visit near Gramat, 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 Gramat and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (14km) [Map]
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (15km) [Map]
  • Assier Chateau (17km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (23km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (15km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (23km) [Map]
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (27km) [Map]
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (41km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (42km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (49km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (38km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Daille (39km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (40km) [Map]
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (43km) [Map]
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (44km) [Map]
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (45km) [Map]
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (51km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (5km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de Padirac (9km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de la Fage (39km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (9km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gramat

Canton: Gramat

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46500

Distance to Gramat

from Cahors (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 686 km

from Nice: 458 km

from Bordeaux: 182 km

from Strasbourg: 624 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Gramat): Alvignac, Bio, Issendolus, Lavergne, Rignac and Thegra.

This page in French: Visitez Gramat