Gorses tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gorses: highlights and tourist information

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Gorses is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 60 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Gorses is 452 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lacapelle-Marival at 11 km and Saint-Cere at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gorses, 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 Gorses 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 Gorses

Markets in and near Gorses

  • Maurs: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (21km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (33km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (35km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (36km)

More information about Gorses, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gorses, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (15km)
  • Assier Chateau (18km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (27km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (23km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (23km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (52km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (59km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Salins (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gorses

Canton: Latronquière

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46210

Distance to Gorses

from Cahors (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 452 km

from Calais: 685 km

from Nice: 435 km

from Bordeaux: 205 km

from Strasbourg: 606 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Labathude, Lacam-d'Ourcet, Ladirat, Latronquiere, Saint-Medard-Nicourby, Senaillac-Latronquiere and Terrou.

This page in French: Visiter Gorses