Gourdon (Lot) tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gourdon (Lot): highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The golden stone used to build much of the town of Gourdon brings much of its charm, and there are also several pretty small villages close to hand

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Gourdon (Lot). For detailed visitor information see the Gourdon (Lot) travel guide.

Gourdon (Lot) is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Gourdon (Lot) is 455 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Gourdon (Lot) include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Cadiot at 7 km and Chateau de Montfort at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gourdon (Lot), 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 Gourdon (Lot) 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 Gourdon (Lot)

Markets in and near Gourdon (Lot)

Market days in Gourdon (Lot): weekly market: Saturday; seasonal market: Thursday;

  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (0km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (0km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (11km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (13km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (27km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Gourdon (Lot), Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Gourdon (Lot), France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (0km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (11km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (29km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (31km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (44km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Caudon (14km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (17km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (17km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (18km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (18km)
  • Jardin de Conty (26km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (31km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (34km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (34km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (37km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (29km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (30km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (31km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (18km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gourdon (Lot)

Canton: Gourdon

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: na

Distance to Gourdon (Lot)

from Cahors (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 455 km

from Calais: 682 km

from Nice: 485 km

from Bordeaux: 155 km

from Strasbourg: 640 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gourdon (Lot) from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anglars-Nozac, Calviac-en-Perigord, Fajoles, Lamothe-Fenelon, Le Roc, Masclat, Milhac, Nadaillac-de-Rouge, Rouffilhac, Saint-Cirq-Madelon, Saint-Julien-de-Lampon, Sainte-Mondane and Veyrignac.

This page in French: Visiter Gourdon (Lot)