Assier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Assier: highlights and tourist information

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Assier is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Assier is 467 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lacapelle-Marival at 8 km and Cardaillac at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Assier, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Assier in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Assier

Markets in and near Assier

  • Figeac: market Saturday (14km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (26km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (32km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (34km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (34km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Assier, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Assier, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Assier.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (0km)
  • Chateau Montal (21km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (30km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (40km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (42km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (12km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (23km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Assier

Canton: Livernon

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46320

Distance to Assier

from Cahors (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 467 km

from Calais: 698 km

from Nice: 443 km

from Bordeaux: 194 km

from Strasbourg: 625 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grezes, Issepts, Le Bourg, Le Bouyssou, Livernon, Reyrevignes, Rudelle, Saint-Simon, Sonac and Theminettes.

This page in French: Visiter Assier