Masclat tourism and travel guide

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Visit Masclat: highlights and tourist information

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Masclat is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 43 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Masclat is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gourdon (Lot) at 2 km and Carlux at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Masclat, 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 Masclat 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 Masclat

Markets in and near Masclat

  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (2km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (10km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (14km)
  • Sarlat: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (25km)
  • Saint-Cyprien: market Sunday (27km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Masclat, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Masclat, France

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

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 (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (2km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (10km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (15km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (31km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (31km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (44km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Caudon (14km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (16km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (18km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (18km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (19km)
  • Jardin de Conty (27km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (30km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (33km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (35km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (38km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (43km)

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 (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

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

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Masclat

Canton: Payrac

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46350

Distance to Masclat

from Cahors (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 681 km

from Nice: 485 km

from Bordeaux: 155 km

from Strasbourg: 639 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anglars-Nozac, Calviac-en-Perigord, Carlux, Cazoules, Fajoles, Gourdon (Lot), Lamothe-Fenelon, Le Roc, Loupiac, Milhac, Nadaillac-de-Rouge, Peyrillac-et-Millac, Rouffilhac, Saint-Julien-de-Lampon and Sainte-Mondane.

This page in French: Visiter Masclat