Autoire tourism and travel guide

Photo of Autoire in Lot

Visit Autoire: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while nearby you can admire thescenery of the Cirque d'Autoire

Important note

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

Autoire is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 54 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Autoire is 447 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Autoire include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Gouffre de Padirac at 6 km and Saint-Cere at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Autoire, 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 Autoire 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 Autoire

Markets in and near Autoire

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (27km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (32km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (34km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Autoire, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Autoire, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (3km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (5km)
  • Assier Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (10km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (27km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (41km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (51km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (6km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (14km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (36km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (17km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Autoire

Canton: Saint-Céré

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46400

Distance to Autoire

from Cahors (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 447 km

from Calais: 678 km

from Nice: 452 km

from Bordeaux: 189 km

from Strasbourg: 613 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belmont-Bretenoux, Gintrac, Loubressac, Mayrinhac-Lentour, Padirac, Prudhomat, Saint-Cere, Saint-Jean-Lagineste, Saint-Jean-Lespinasse, Saint-Medard-de-Presque, Saint-Michel-Loubejou, Tauriac and Thegra.

This page in French: Visiter Autoire