Castelfranc tourism and travel guide

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Visit Castelfranc: highlights and tourist information

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Castelfranc is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 18 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Castelfranc is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 4 km and Puy-l'Eveque at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Castelfranc, 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 Castelfranc 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 Castelfranc

Markets in and near Castelfranc

  • Prayssac: market Friday (3km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (16km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (18km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (22km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (24km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Castelfranc, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Castelfranc, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (32km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (35km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (38km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (43km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (47km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (52km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (18km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (22km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (28km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (33km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (36km)
  • Jardin de Conty (36km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (41km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (48km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (49km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Castelfranc

Canton: Luzech

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46140

Distance to Castelfranc

from Cahors (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 718 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 147 km

from Strasbourg: 674 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albas, Anglars-Juillac, Belaye, Grezels, Labastide-du-Vert, Lagardelle, Les Junies, Luzech, Pescadoires, Pontcirq, Prayssac and Saint-Medard.

This page in French: Visiter Castelfranc