Catus tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Albas at 12 km from Catus

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Catus is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 12 km and Pont Valentré at 15 km.

Catus, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction south-west)

Albas, a village on the Lot river, has a renowned wine festival...

See Albas guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pont Valentré guide
Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 15 km (direction south-east)

The secret gardens of Cahors are charming and following the garden route...

See Cahors gardens guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide
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at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cahors guide


at 17 km (direction north-west)

Marminiac is a small village with a church, traditional market hall and...

See Marminiac guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

Puy-l'Eveque is one of the most picturesque, and most visited, of the...

See Puy-l'Eveque guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Surrounded by the forests that produce the famous local chestnuts, Villefranche-du-Perigord is...

See Villefranche-du-Perigord guide


at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Daglan is a small village in the south of the Dordogne department...

See Daglan guide


at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Saint-Pompon, France is a small village to the south of the Dordogne...

See Saint-Pompon guide
Chateau de Bonaguil

Chateau de Bonaguil

Castle at 26 km (direction west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The medieval Chateau de Bonaguil, in a lovely woodland setting, is one...

See Chateau de Bonaguil guide


at 26 km (direction east)

Cabrerets is a pretty village on the Célé river best known for...

See Cabrerets guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Prats-du-Perigord is a small village with an impressive fortified church in the...

See Prats-du-Perigord guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Montcuq guide

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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

What to do at Catus? 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

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

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

Catus is in the south of France at 15 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Catus is 484 kilometres from Paris).

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


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