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Photo is of Cabrerets at 12 km from Cras

Visit Cras: highlights and tourist information

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Cras is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

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

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Cras, 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 Cras in Occitanie.

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

Cabrerets

Cabrerets

at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Cabrerets guide
Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 15 km (direction south-west)

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-west)

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

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide
Cahors

Cahors

at 15 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cahors guide
 
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Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 16 km (direction south-west)

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

See Pont Valentré guide
Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-east)

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is certainly among the most beautiful villages in France, with its...

See Saint-Cirq-Lapopie guide
Albas

Albas

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Albas guide
Cajarc

Cajarc

at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

The medieval centre of Cajarc make it a pleasant place to visit...

See Cajarc guide
Rocamadour

Rocamadour

at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

One of the most visited destinations in France, Rocamadour is both an...

See Rocamadour guide
Gramat

Gramat

at 28 km (direction north-east)

Gramat is a pleasant town to visit, and your children will enjoy...

See Gramat guide
Gourdon (Lot)

Gourdon (Lot)

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The golden stone used to build much of the town of Gourdon...

See Gourdon (Lot) guide
Puy-l'Eveque

Puy-l'Eveque

at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Puy-l'Eveque guide
Daglan

Daglan

at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

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

See Daglan guide
Chateau de Fenelon

Chateau de Fenelon

Castle at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Dordogne department

The chateau de Fenelon is half medieval and half renaissance, and sited...

See Chateau de Fenelon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Cras

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Markets in and near Cras

  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (26km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (27km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (28km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (31km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (36km)

More information about Cras, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Cras, France

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

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

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (31km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (37km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (44km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (15km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (36km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (38km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (41km)
  • Jardin de Conty (46km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (47km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (50km)

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 (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (27km)
 
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Geography and distances

Cras is in the south of France at 15 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Cras is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cras

Canton: Lauzès

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46360

Distance to Cras

from Cahors (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 710 km

from Nice: 468 km

from Bordeaux: 169 km

from Strasbourg: 652 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cours, Francoules, Lamothe-Cassel, Lauzes, Nadillac, Sabadel-Lauzes, Saint-Cernin, Saint-Martin-de-Vers, Saint-Sauveur-la-Vallee, Ussel and Valroufie.

This page in French: Visiter Cras

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