Montcuq tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montcuq in Lot

Visit Montcuq: highlights and tourist information

France This Way comment: Montcuq is a pleasant small town with a big church in the Midi-Pyrénées

Important note

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

Montcuq is situated in the Lot, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 23 km from Cahors, the department capital. (General information: Montcuq is 510 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Castelnau-Montratier at 14 km and Montaigu-de-Quercy at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montcuq, France: places to visit and attractions

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Montcuq

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Markets in and near Montcuq

Market days in Montcuq: weekly market: Sunday;

Local markets

  • Montcuq: market Sunday (0km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (15km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (18km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Lafrancaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (25km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (26km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Moissac: market Sunday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Montcuq, Midi-Pyrenees

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (57km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (47km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (21km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (29km) [Map]
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (30km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (49km) [Map]
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (53km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Pèlerin (10km) [Map]
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (23km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la Daille (40km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (41km) [Map]
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (62km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (35km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montcuq

Canton: Montcuq

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46800

Distance to Montcuq

from Cahors (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 510 km

from Calais: 737 km

from Nice: 490 km

from Bordeaux: 151 km

from Strasbourg: 688 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Montcuq): Bagat-en-Quercy, Belmontet, Lebreil, Montlauzun, Saint-Cyprien, Saint-Daunes, Saint-Laurent-Lolmie, Saint-Pantaleon, Sainte-Croix and Sainte-Juliette.

This page in French: Visitez Montcuq