Catus tourism and travel guide

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Visit Catus: highlights and tourist information

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Catus is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 15 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Catus is 484 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 12 km and Cahors at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Catus, 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 Catus 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 Catus

Markets in and near Catus

Market days in Catus: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Catus: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (13km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (13km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (26km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (29km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (30km)

More information about Catus, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Catus, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (29km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (30km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (38km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (43km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (45km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (47km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (51km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (53km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (15km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (18km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (29km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (29km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (33km)
  • Jardin de Conty (36km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (37km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (42km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (47km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (38km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (47km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Catus

Canton: Catus

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46150

Distance to Catus

from Cahors (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 484 km

from Calais: 712 km

from Nice: 483 km

from Bordeaux: 154 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissieres, Calamane, Crayssac, Espere, Labastide-du-Vert, Montgesty, Nuzejouls, Pontcirq, Saint-Denis-Catus, Saint-Medard, Thedirac and Uzech.

This page in French: Visiter Catus