Cavagnac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cavagnac: highlights and tourist information

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Cavagnac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 64 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Cavagnac is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Meyssac at 6 km and Collonges-la-Rouge at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cavagnac, 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 Cavagnac 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 Cavagnac

Markets in and near Cavagnac

  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (18km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (19km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (29km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)

More information about Cavagnac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cavagnac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (19km)
  • Chateau Montal (23km)
  • Assier Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (12km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (18km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (36km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (25km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (30km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (41km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (43km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (44km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (47km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (14km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (19km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (31km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (23km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cavagnac

Canton: Vayrac

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46110

Distance to Cavagnac

from Cahors (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 661 km

from Nice: 470 km

from Bordeaux: 176 km

from Strasbourg: 611 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Branceilles, Cazillac, Chauffour-sur-Vell, Collonges-la-Rouge, Condat, Les Quatre-Routes-du-Lot, Ligneyrac, Meyssac, Saillac, Saint-Julien-Maumont, Saint-Michel-de-Bannieres, Sarrazac, Strenquels and Turenne.

This page in French: Visiter Cavagnac