Cahus tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cahus: highlights and tourist information

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Cahus is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 68 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Cahus is 435 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne at 7 km and Saint-Cere at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cahus, 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 Cahus 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 Cahus

Markets in and near Cahus

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (35km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (35km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (38km)

More information about Cahus, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cahus, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (10km)
  • Chateau Montal (11km)
  • Assier Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (15km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (35km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Verger de Déduit (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (17km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (28km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (35km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (39km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (46km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cahus

Canton: Bretenoux

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46130

Distance to Cahus

from Cahors (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 435 km

from Calais: 666 km

from Nice: 448 km

from Bordeaux: 197 km

from Strasbourg: 600 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Altillac, Biars-sur-Cere, Comiac, Cornac, Estal, Gagnac-sur-Cere, Glanes, Laval-de-Cere and Teyssieu.

This page in French: Visiter Cahus