Gavaudun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gavaudun in Lot-et-Garonne

Visit Gavaudun: highlights and tourist information

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Gavaudun is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 45 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Gavaudun is 490 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Gavaudun

Chateau de Gavaudun, a ruined medieval castle, sits high on a rock in the scenic Gavaudun Valley: Chateau de Gavaudun

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Gavaudun at 0 km and Biron at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gavaudun, 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 Gavaudun in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Gavaudun

Markets in and near Gavaudun

  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (10km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (10km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (13km)
  • Villereal: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Villereal: market Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (19km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (21km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (25km)

More information about Gavaudun, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Gavaudun, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (20km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (26km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (28km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (35km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (36km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (45km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la Bourlie (28km)
  • Jardin de Conty (30km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (32km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (32km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (34km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (35km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (37km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (39km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (40km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (32km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gavaudun

Canton: Monflanquin

Arrondissement: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 47150

Distance to Gavaudun

from Agen (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 490 km

from Calais: 714 km

from Nice: 518 km

from Bordeaux: 120 km

from Strasbourg: 689 km

Getting here

Gavaudun is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Gavaudun from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cuzorn, Lacapelle-Biron, Lacaussade, Montagnac-sur-Lede, Paulhiac and Salles.

This page in French: Visiter Gavaudun