Fargues tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fargues: highlights and tourist information

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Fargues is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Fargues is 502 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 8 km and Montcuq at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fargues, 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 Fargues 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 Fargues

Markets in and near Fargues

  • Montcuq: market Sunday (8km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (11km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (16km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (22km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (26km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Fargues, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Fargues, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (23km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (31km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (33km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (43km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (44km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Pèlerin (17km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (20km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (33km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (42km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (44km)
  • Jardin de Conty (46km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (42km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fargues

Canton: Montcuq

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46800

Distance to Fargues

from Cahors (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 502 km

from Calais: 729 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 148 km

from Strasbourg: 683 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bagat-en-Quercy, Belmontet, Carnac-Rouffiac, Floressas, Le Boulve, Saint-Daunes, Saint-Matre, Saint-Pantaleon and Sauzet.

This page in French: Visiter Fargues