Gindou tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gindou: highlights and tourist information

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Gindou is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Gindou is 477 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Daglan at 13 km and Saint-Pompon at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gindou, 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 Gindou 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 Gindou

Markets in and near Gindou

  • Cazals: market Sunday (3km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (15km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (19km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (24km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (25km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)

More information about Gindou, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gindou, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (19km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (24km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (29km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (34km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (35km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (45km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Daille (8km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (19km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (19km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (22km)
  • Jardin de Conty (25km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (25km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (31km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (36km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (39km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (38km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (41km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (47km)
  • Grottes de Fontirou (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gindou

Canton: Cazals

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46250

Distance to Gindou

from Cahors (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 477 km

from Calais: 704 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 146 km

from Strasbourg: 663 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cazals, Degagnac, Lavercantiere, Les Arques, Marminiac, Montclera, Montgesty, Rampoux, Salviac and Thedirac.

This page in French: Visiter Gindou