Gagnac-sur-Cere tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Bretenoux at 4 km from Gagnac-sur-Cere

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Gagnac-sur-Cere is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gagnac-sur-Cere in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bretenoux at 4 km and Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne at 5 km.

Gagnac-sur-Cere, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Bretenoux has a medieval square, colombage houses and a river to...

See Bretenoux guide


at 5 km (direction north-west), in the Correze department

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and walk along...

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle built in red stone...

See Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux guide


at 9 km (direction south)

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden away, so take time to...

See Saint-Cere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction south-west)

Both the unspoiled nature of the village and the beautiful views make the small...

See Loubressac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction south-west)

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while nearby you can admire...

See Autoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of the 'most...

See Curemonte guide


Most Beautiful Village at 12 km (direction west)

There are numerous architectural highlights and attractive buildings in Carennac, one of the 'most...

See Carennac guide
Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 13 km (direction west-south-west)

The Gouffre de Padirac is the most popular cave system in France...

See Gouffre de Padirac guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east), in the Correze department

The highlight of a visit to Argentat is the lovely view across the river...

See Argentat guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west), in the Correze department

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built in the...

See Meyssac guide
Tours de Merle

Tours de Merle

Castle at 21 km (direction east-north-east), in the Correze department

The Tours de Merle is a group of medieval castles in ruins in a...

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at 21 km (direction west)

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel retains its historic charm...

See Martel guide


at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

See Gramat guide

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Markets in and near Gagnac-sur-Cere

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (32km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (36km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (37km)

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Tourist attractions near Gagnac-sur-Cere, France

What to do at Gagnac-sur-Cere? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Gagnac-sur-Cere.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (6km)
  • Chateau Montal (8km)
  • Assier Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (12km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (32km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (44km)
  • Verger de Déduit (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (13km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (25km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (33km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (40km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (49km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (26km)

Geography and distances

Gagnac-sur-Cere is in the south of France at 65 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Gagnac-sur-Cere is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gagnac-sur-Cere

Canton: Bretenoux

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46130

Distance to Gagnac-sur-Cere

from Cahors (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 668 km

from Nice: 450 km

from Bordeaux: 194 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gagnac-sur-Cere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Altillac, Astaillac, Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne, Belmont-Bretenoux, Biars-sur-Cere, Bretenoux, Cahus, Cornac, Estal, Girac, Glanes, Laval-de-Cere, Liourdres, Prudhomat, Saint-Michel-Loubejou and Sioniac.

This page in French: Visiter Gagnac-sur-Cere