Gourdon (Lot) tourism and travel guide

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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

Gourdon (Lot) is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

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.

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gourdon (Lot) in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Carlux at 7 km and Les Jardins de Cadiot at 7 km.

Gourdon (Lot), France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Fenelon

Chateau de Fenelon

Castle at 3 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

The chateau de Fenelon is half medieval and half renaissance, and sited in an...

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at 7 km (direction north-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Carlux is a pretty village with the ruins of a castle in its centre....

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Les Jardins de Cadiot

Les Jardins de Cadiot

Garden at 7 km (direction north-north-west), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de Cadiot is a pretty garden in the Dordogne Valley near to...

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Les Jardins d\'eau

Les Jardins d'eau

Garden at 9 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins d'eau in Carsac-Aillac is a stunning water garden with a lovely water...

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at 9 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Carsac-Aillac is home to the Jardins d'eau de Carsac and also has a lovely...

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Chateau de Montfort

Chateau de Montfort

Castle at 11 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

Close to Sarlat, the Chateau de Montfort is an imposing setting above the river...

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at 12 km (direction north-east)

The town of Souillac is enjoyable to explore, and well placed to explore the...

See Souillac guide
Vitrac and Vitrac Port

Vitrac and Vitrac Port

at 12 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

Vitrac is a quiet village next to Vitrac Port which has a river beach...

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Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

Domme is a beautiful hilltop village with an extensive cave system, and extensive views...

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Jardins du manoir d\'Eyrignac

Jardins du manoir d'Eyrignac

Garden at 14 km (direction north-north-west), in the Dordogne department

The Gardens of the Manoir d'Eyrignac are a remarkable garden with large areas of...

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at 15 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Sarlat is the historic capital of the region, and perhaps the most remarkable and...

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The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie

Garden at 16 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

The Jardin de la Ferme Fleurie is a colourful garden in the Dordogne valley...

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La Roque-Gageac

La Roque-Gageac

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

The picture-postcard village of La Roque-Gageac is along the banks of the Dordogne river...

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The Jardins de l\'Albarede

The Jardins de l'Albarede

Garden at 17 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de l'Albarede is an attractive garden surrounded by wooded hills in the...

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Gourdon (Lot), France

What to do at Gourdon (Lot)? 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

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

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

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

Geography and distances

Gourdon (Lot) is in the south of France at 42 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Gourdon (Lot) is 455 kilometres from Paris).

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)