Saint-Medard-de-Presque tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Medard-de-Presque in Lot

Visit Saint-Medard-de-Presque: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Medard-de-Presque is situated in the Lot, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 56 km from Cahors, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Medard-de-Presque is 446 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Loubressac at 3 km and Saint-Cere at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Medard-de-Presque, France: places to visit and attractions

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Medard-de-Presque

Markets in and near Saint-Medard-de-Presque

Local markets

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (29km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (32km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (32km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (37km)

More information about Saint-Medard-de-Presque & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Medard-de-Presque, 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 Saint-Medard-de-Presque 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 (1km) [Map]
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (4km) [Map]
  • Assier Chateau (21km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (35km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (11km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (29km) [Map]
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (37km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (43km) [Map]
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (52km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (8km) [Map]
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (16km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de la Fage (37km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (56km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (20km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Medard-de-Presque

Canton: Saint-Céré

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46400

Distance to Saint-Medard-de-Presque

from Cahors (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 446 km

from Calais: 677 km

from Nice: 450 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Medard-de-Presque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Medard-de-Presque): Autoire, Bannes, Belmont-Bretenoux, Bretenoux, Cornac, Girac, Loubressac, Mayrinhac-Lentour, Prudhomat, Saint-Cere, Saint-Jean-Lagineste, Saint-Jean-Lespinasse, Saint-Laurent-les-Tours, Saint-Michel-Loubejou, Saint-Vincent-du-Pendit and Tauriac.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Medard-de-Presque