Saint-Paul-de-Vern tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Paul-de-Vern in Lot

Visit Saint-Paul-de-Vern: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Paul-de-Vern is situated in the Lot, Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 59 km from Cahors, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Paul-de-Vern is 448 km from Paris).

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

Saint-Paul-de-Vern, 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-Paul-de-Vern. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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

Markets in and near Saint-Paul-de-Vern

Local markets

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (25km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (27km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (37km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (40km)

More information about Saint-Paul-de-Vern & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Paul-de-Vern, 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-Paul-de-Vern 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 (7km) [Map]
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (11km) [Map]
  • Assier Chateau (19km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (36km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (18km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (37km) [Map]
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (44km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (57km) [Map]
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (59km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (15km) [Map]
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (19km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de la Fage (44km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (53km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (26km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paul-de-Vern

Canton: Saint-Céré

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46400

Distance to Saint-Paul-de-Vern

from Cahors (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 448 km

from Calais: 679 km

from Nice: 443 km

from Bordeaux: 198 km

from Strasbourg: 608 km

Getting here

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

We have found 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Paul-de-Vern): Bannes, Belmont-Bretenoux, Frayssinhes, Lacam-d'Ourcet, Ladirat, Latouille-Lentillac, Leyme, Molieres, Saint-Cere, Saint-Laurent-les-Tours and Saint-Vincent-du-Pendit.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Paul-de-Vern