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Cahus tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne at 7 km from Cahus

Visit Cahus: highlights and tourist information

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Cahus is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne at 7 km and Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux at 10 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!



at 7 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

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

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 10 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle...

See Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden...

See Saint-Cere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south-west)

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

See Loubressac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than...

See Curemonte guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction south-west)

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while...

See Autoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Carennac guide


at 15 km (direction west-south-west), in the Correze department

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely...

See Argentat guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 17 km (direction north-east), in the Correze department

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in...

See Tours de Merle guide
Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

The Gouffre de Padirac is the most popular cave...

See Gouffre de Padirac guide


at 22 km (direction east), in the Cantal department

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below...

See Laroquebrou guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

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

See Meyssac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost...

See Collonges-la-Rouge guide


at 24 km (direction west)

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel...

See Martel guide

... 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

What to do at Cahus? 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

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

Cahus is in the south of France at 68 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Cahus is 435 kilometres from Paris).

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

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