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Lauresses tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Maurs at 9 km from Lauresses

Visit Lauresses: highlights and tourist information

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Lauresses is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maurs at 9 km and Cardaillac at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lauresses, 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 Lauresses in Occitanie.

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



at 9 km (direction south-east), in the Cantal department

In Maurs you can see the Abbey Church of Saint-Cesaire and half-timbered...

See Maurs guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

Cardaillac is a small, unspoiled village now listed among the 'most beautiful...

See Cardaillac guide


at 16 km (direction west)

The castle, medieval gateway and market hall are among the highlights in...

See Lacapelle-Marival guide


at 18 km (direction east), in the Cantal department

The fortified village of Marcoles dates from the 10th century and is...

See Marcoles guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cantal department

Mourjou is historically a very important chestnut producing region in France, and...

See Mourjou guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-west)

The market town of Figeac has many interesting historic buildings and streets...

See Figeac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

Capdenac-le-Haut, another of the 'beautiful villages of France' is quite small but...

See Capdenac guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden away, so take...

See Saint-Cere guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cantal department

In Laroquebrou you can see the Cere river below the village and...

See Laroquebrou guide


at 25 km (direction south-west)

Although quite small, take the time to stroll around Faycelles when you...

See Faycelles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while nearby you...

See Autoire guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cantal department

On the banks of the Lot river the small village of Vieillevie...

See Vieillevie guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

Both the unspoiled nature of the village and the beautiful views make...

See Loubressac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

Best known for its abbey and a s a pilgrimage destination, the...

See Conques guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot

Map of places to visit near Lauresses


Markets in and near Lauresses

  • Maurs: market Thursday (8km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (19km)
  • Laroquebrou: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Decazeville: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (28km)
  • Firmi: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cransac: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Aurillac: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Entraygues: market Tuesday & Wednesday - seasonal market only (37km)

More information about Lauresses, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Lauresses, France

What to do at Lauresses? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lauresses.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (22km)
  • Chateau Montal (23km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Eden du château du Colombier (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (30km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (31km)
  • Tindoul de la Vayssière (51km)
  • Cascade de Liadouze (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (40km)

Geography and distances

Lauresses is in the south of France at 65 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Lauresses is 455 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lauresses

Canton: Latronquière

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46210

Distance to Lauresses

from Cahors (prefecture): 65 km

from Paris: 455 km

from Calais: 688 km

from Nice: 427 km

from Bordeaux: 213 km

from Strasbourg: 603 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bessonies, Latronquiere, Quezac, Sabadel-Latronquiere and Saint-Cirgues.

This page in French: Visiter Lauresses

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