Biars-sur-Cere tourism and travel guide

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Biars-sur-Cere is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Biars-sur-Cere in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bretenoux at 1 km and Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux at 4 km.

Biars-sur-Cere, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 1 km (direction south-south-west)

The town of Bretenoux has a medieval square, colombage houses and a river to...

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Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 4 km (direction south-west)

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle built in red stone...

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at 6 km (direction south-west), in the Correze department

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and walk along...

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Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction south-west)

Both the unspoiled nature of the village and the beautiful views make the small...

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Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while nearby you can admire...

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at 8 km (direction south-east)

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden away, so take time to...

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Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west)

There are numerous architectural highlights and attractive buildings in Carennac, one of the 'most...

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Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 10 km (direction south-west)

The Gouffre de Padirac is the most popular cave system in France...

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Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of the 'most...

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at 19 km (direction west)

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel retains its historic charm...

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at 19 km (direction south-west)

Gramat is a pleasant town to visit, and your children will enjoy the popular...

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at 20 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the...

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at 20 km (direction north-north-east), in the Correze department

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across the river...

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Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from red rock...

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Map of places to visit near Biars-sur-Cere


Markets in and near Biars-sur-Cere

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (1km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (29km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (36km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (37km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)

More information about Biars-sur-Cere, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Biars-sur-Cere, France

What to do at Biars-sur-Cere? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Biars-sur-Cere.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (3km)
  • Chateau Montal (7km)
  • Assier Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (9km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (29km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (41km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (10km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (22km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (32km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (42km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (52km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (23km)

Geography and distances

Biars-sur-Cere is in the south of France at 62 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Biars-sur-Cere is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Biars-sur-Cere

Canton: Bretenoux

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46130

Distance to Biars-sur-Cere

from Cahors (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 452 km

from Bordeaux: 191 km

from Strasbourg: 606 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Biars-sur-Cere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Altillac, Astaillac, Belmont-Bretenoux, Billac, Bretenoux, Cahus, Cornac, Gagnac-sur-Cere, Girac, Glanes, Liourdres, Loubressac, Prudhomat, Puybrun, Saint-Laurent-les-Tours, Saint-Michel-Loubejou, Sioniac and Tauriac.

This page in French: Visiter Biars-sur-Cere