Floirac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Floirac: highlights and tourist information

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Floirac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 54 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Floirac is 442 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Martel at 4 km and Carennac at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Floirac, 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 Floirac 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 Floirac

Markets in and near Floirac

  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (14km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (24km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (34km)

More information about Floirac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Floirac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (14km)
  • Chateau Montal (17km)
  • Assier Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (6km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (14km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (36km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (27km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (37km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (40km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (40km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (10km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (21km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (23km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (46km)

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) (13km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Floirac

Canton: Martel

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46600

Distance to Floirac

from Cahors (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 442 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 176 km

from Strasbourg: 618 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Creysse, Martel, Meyronne, Montvalent, Saint-Denis-les-Martel and Vayrac.

This page in French: Visiter Floirac