Frontenac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Frontenac: highlights and tourist information

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Frontenac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 43 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Frontenac is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Faycelles at 3 km and Figeac at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Frontenac, 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 Frontenac 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 Frontenac

Markets in and near Frontenac

  • Figeac: market Saturday (9km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (21km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (22km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (22km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (26km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (27km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (33km)

More information about Frontenac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Frontenac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (17km)
  • Chateau Montal (37km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (38km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (46km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (40km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (43km)
  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (28km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (33km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (41km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Frontenac

Canton: Cajarc

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46160

Distance to Frontenac

from Cahors (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 713 km

from Nice: 433 km

from Bordeaux: 204 km

from Strasbourg: 630 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambeyrac, Balaguier-d'Olt, Beduer, Carayac, Faycelles, Foissac, Larroque-Toirac, Montbrun, Montsales and Saint-Pierre-Toirac.

This page in French: Visiter Frontenac