Cardaillac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cardaillac in Lot

Visit Cardaillac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Cardaillac is a small, unspoiled village now listed among the 'most beautiful in France'

Important note

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

Cardaillac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 51 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Cardaillac is 465 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Figeac at 9 km and Capdenac at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cardaillac, 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 Cardaillac 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 Cardaillac

Markets in and near Cardaillac

  • Figeac: market Saturday (8km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (16km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (26km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (30km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (36km)

More information about Cardaillac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cardaillac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (9km)
  • Chateau Montal (23km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (34km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (49km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (20km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cardaillac

Canton: Lacapelle-Marival

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46100

Distance to Cardaillac

from Cahors (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 465 km

from Calais: 697 km

from Nice: 434 km

from Bordeaux: 204 km

from Strasbourg: 617 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camburat, Fons, Fourmagnac, Issepts, Lacapelle-Marival, Le Bouyssou, Lissac-et-Mouret, Planioles, Saint-Bressou, Saint-Perdoux and Sainte-Colombe.

This page in French: Visiter Cardaillac