Capdenac tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but very picturesque

Capdenac is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Important note

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Faycelles at 7 km and Peyrusse-le-Roc at 10 km.

Capdenac, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Figeac

Figeac

at 4 km (direction north-west)

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and streets...

See Figeac guide
Faycelles

Faycelles

at 7 km (direction west)

Although quite small, take the time to stroll around Faycelles when you...

See Faycelles guide
Peyrusse-le-Roc

Peyrusse-le-Roc

at 10 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

Peyrusse-le-Roc is most unusual in having the small village to explore, and...

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide
Cardaillac

Cardaillac

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

Cardaillac is a small, unspoiled village now listed among the 'most beautiful...

See Cardaillac guide
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Maurs

Maurs

at 18 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered...

See Maurs guide
Cajarc

Cajarc

at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The medieval centre of Cajarc make it a pleasant place to visit...

See Cajarc guide
Lacapelle-Marival

Lacapelle-Marival

at 21 km (direction north-west)

The castle, medieval gateway and market hall are among the highlights in...

See Lacapelle-Marival guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 22 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance syle,...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide
Mourjou

Mourjou

at 24 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and...

See Mourjou guide
Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Villefranche-de-Rouergue

at 25 km (direction south), in the Aveyron department

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very much a traditional...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide
Conques

Conques

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide
Vieillevie

Vieillevie

at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie...

See Vieillevie guide
Belcastel

Belcastel

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Aveyron department

The lovely riverside setting, the steep cobbled streets and the castle combine...

See Belcastel guide
Marcoles

Marcoles

at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is...

See Marcoles guide

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Markets in and near Capdenac

  • Figeac: market Saturday (5km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (15km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (18km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (20km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (25km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (31km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Capdenac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Capdenac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (19km)
  • Chateau Montal (36km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (41km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (38km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (31km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (38km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (40km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Capdenac is in the south of France at 52 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Capdenac is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Capdenac

Canton: Figeac-Ouest

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46100

Distance to Capdenac

from Cahors (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 709 km

from Nice: 426 km

from Bordeaux: 211 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asprieres, Capdenac-Gare, Cuzac, Felzins, Figeac, Lentillac-Saint-Blaise, Lunan, Naussac, Saint-Felix, Saint-Jean-Mirabel and Sonnac.

This page in French: Visiter Capdenac

 
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