Faycelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faycelles: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Although quite small, take the time to stroll around Faycelles when you are in this region

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Faycelles. For detailed visitor information see the Faycelles travel guide.

Faycelles is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Faycelles is 478 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Capdenac at 7 km and Cardaillac at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faycelles, 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 Faycelles 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 Faycelles

Markets in and near Faycelles

  • Figeac: market Saturday (6km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (21km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (23km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (24km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (25km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (26km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Faycelles, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Faycelles, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (15km)
  • Chateau Montal (35km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (39km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (44km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (43km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (44km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (27km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (36km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faycelles

Canton: Figeac-Ouest

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46100

Distance to Faycelles

from Cahors (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 478 km

from Calais: 710 km

from Nice: 432 km

from Bordeaux: 205 km

from Strasbourg: 627 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaguier-d'Olt, Beduer, Boussac, Cambes, Camboulit, Carayac, Causse-et-Diege, Figeac, Foissac, Frontenac, Larroque-Toirac and Saint-Pierre-Toirac.

This page in French: Visiter Faycelles