Belaye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Belaye: highlights and tourist information

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Belaye is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Belaye is 496 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 4 km and Puy-l'Eveque at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Belaye, 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 Belaye 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 Belaye

Markets in and near Belaye

  • Prayssac: market Friday (4km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (14km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (20km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (20km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Belaye, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Belaye, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (27km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (34km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (37km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (42km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (20km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (24km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (26km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (38km)
  • Jardin de Conty (40km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (40km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (43km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (44km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (53km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (62km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Belaye

Canton: Luzech

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46140

Distance to Belaye

from Cahors (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 496 km

from Calais: 723 km

from Nice: 493 km

from Bordeaux: 146 km

from Strasbourg: 679 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albas, Anglars-Juillac, Carnac-Rouffiac, Castelfranc, Floressas, Grezels, Labastide-du-Vert, Lagardelle, Le Boulve, Pescadoires, Prayssac, Puy-l'Eveque and Sauzet.

This page in French: Visiter Belaye