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Castelnau-Montratier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Castelnau-Montratier: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Castelnau-Montratier is a historic village with an imposing church and central square

Castelnau-Montratier 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 Castelnau-Montratier. For detailed visitor information see the Castelnau-Montratier travel guide.

Popular places to visit nearby include Montcuq at 14 km and Lauzerte at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Castelnau-Montratier, 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 Castelnau-Montratier in Occitanie.

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



at 10 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montpezat-de-Quercy village has a lovely centre with arcaded houses and a 14th...

See Montpezat-de-Quercy guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

Montcuq is a pleasant small town with a big church...

See Montcuq guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Lauzerte, a small bastide town in a hilltop position, is one...

See Lauzerte guide


at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The focus in the small bastide town of Réalville is the main...

See Realville guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

Pont Valentré in Cahors is an impressive fortified bridge from...

See Pont Valentré guide


at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

Best known for the famous Pont Valentre bridge, Cahors is...

See Cahors guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

The cathedral of Saint-Etienne in Cahors is an unusual 12th...

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide
Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 21 km (direction north-north-east)

The secret gardens of Cahors are charming and following...

See Cahors gardens guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

Albas, a village on the Lot river, has a...

See Albas guide


at 27 km (direction south), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The pink houses and ancient arcades ensure that the Place Nationale...

See Montauban guide


at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montaigu-de-Quercy is a peaceful town in Quercy, at its liveliest with the...

See Montaigu-de-Quercy guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Moissac might go unnoticed except it has the 12th century...

See Moissac guide


at 31 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Although it is very small, Brassac is a charming...

See Brassac guide


at 31 km (direction west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Bourg-de-Visa is one of several small villages in this region with no...

See Bourg-de-Visa guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot

Map of places to visit near Castelnau-Montratier


Markets in and near Castelnau-Montratier

  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (10km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (15km)
  • Lafrancaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Caussade: market Monday all day (19km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (23km)
  • Negrepelisse: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Montauban: market Wednesday all day & Saturday (28km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (28km)
  • Moissac: market Sunday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Castelnau-Montratier, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Castelnau-Montratier, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Pèlerin (17km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (21km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (21km)

Geography and distances

Castelnau-Montratier is in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Castelnau-Montratier is 516 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Castelnau-Montratier

Canton: Castelnau-Montratier

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46170

Distance to Castelnau-Montratier

from Cahors (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 516 km

from Calais: 744 km

from Nice: 477 km

from Bordeaux: 165 km

from Strasbourg: 686 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Castelnau-Montratier from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Flaugnac, Montfermier and Sainte-Alauzie.

This page in French: Visiter Castelnau-Montratier

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