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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

Faycelles is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie 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.

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!

Figeac

Figeac

at 6 km (direction north-east)

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and streets...

See Figeac guide
Capdenac

Capdenac

Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but...

See Capdenac guide
Cardaillac

Cardaillac

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

Cardaillac is a small, unspoiled village now listed among the 'most beautiful...

See Cardaillac guide
Peyrusse-le-Roc

Peyrusse-le-Roc

at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

Peyrusse-le-Roc is most unusual in having the small village to explore, and...

See Peyrusse-le-Roc guide
 
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Cajarc

Cajarc

at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cajarc guide
Lacapelle-Marival

Lacapelle-Marival

at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

The castle, medieval gateway and market hall are among the highlights in...

See Lacapelle-Marival guide
Maurs

Maurs

at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered...

See Maurs guide
Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Villefranche-de-Rouergue

at 24 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aveyron department

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very much a traditional...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide
Cabrerets

Cabrerets

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Cabrerets guide
Chateau de Bournazel

Chateau de Bournazel

Castle at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

The Chateau de Bournazel is a charming chateau in the renaissance syle,...

See Chateau de Bournazel guide
Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Cirq-Lapopie guide
Mourjou

Mourjou

at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cantal department

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and...

See Mourjou guide
Gramat

Gramat

at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Gramat guide
Conques

Conques

Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide

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

Map of places to visit near Faycelles

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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

What to do at Faycelles? 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

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

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)
 
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Geography and distances

Faycelles is in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Faycelles is 478 kilometres from Paris).

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

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