Leyme travel guide
Visit Leyme: Highlights and Tourist Information
Location: Leyme is situated in the Lot (Midi-Pyrenees region) in the south of France at 52 km from Cahors, the department capital. (General information: Leyme is 454 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Lacapelle-Marival at 7 km from Leyme
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What to do? Selected places to visit and attractions close by
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Leyme. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
Holidays and travel
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in France
Markets near Leyme
- Bretenoux: market Tuesday (15km)
- Figeac: market Saturday (22km)
- Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
- Maurs: market Thursday (25km)
- Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
- Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (30km)
- Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)
- Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
- Souillac: market Friday (35km)
- Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
- Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (40km)
- Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (42km)
- Firmi: market Saturday (43km)
- Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (52km)
Map of places to visit near Leyme and location information
Tourist attractions to visit
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Leyme and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Grand sites of France Rocamadour (22km)
Heritage sites Figeac Hopital St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (22km); Rocamadour basilique Saint-Sauveur (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (22km); Gréalou dolmen de Pech-Laglaire (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km); Conques pont sur le Dourdou (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km); Conques abbatiale Sainte-Foy (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km); Cahors cathédrale St Etienne (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (52km); Cahors Pont-Valentré (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km)
Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Autoire (10km); Loubressac (12km); Carennac (20km); Curemonte (26km); Collonges-la-Rouge (36km); Turenne (39km); Saint-Cirq-Lapopie (40km); Conques (44km)
National Monuments Chateau Montal (9km); Assier Chateau (12km); Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (14km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Figeac (24km)
Regional Natural Parcs Causses du Quercy (29km)
Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (20km); Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (35km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins secrets de Cahors (52km)
Sites of natural beauty Gouffre des Vitarelles (13km); Gouffre de Padirac (14km); Gouffre de la Fage (46km)
zoo or wildlife park Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (23km)
Distance to Leyme
from Cahors (local prefecture): 52 km
from Paris: 454 km
from Calais: 685 km
from Nice: 444 km
from Bordeaux: 195 km
from Strasbourg: 614 km
We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Leyme): Anglars, Aynac, Bannes, Espeyroux, Ladirat, Molieres, Rueyres, Saint-Jean-Lagineste, Saint-Maurice-en-Quercy, Saint-Paul-de-Vern, Saint-Vincent-du-Pendit and Themines.
For driving distances to Leyme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Leyme