Miers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Miers: highlights and tourist information

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Miers is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 50 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Miers is 448 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gouffre de Padirac at 4 km and Carennac at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Miers, 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 Miers 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 Miers

Markets in and near Miers

  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (11km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (19km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (26km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (37km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Miers, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Miers, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (11km)
  • Chateau Montal (12km)
  • Assier Chateau (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (8km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (18km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (39km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (39km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (40km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (43km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (43km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (44km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (4km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (14km)
  • 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) (9km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Miers

Canton: Gramat

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46500

Distance to Miers

from Cahors (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 448 km

from Calais: 678 km

from Nice: 461 km

from Bordeaux: 180 km

from Strasbourg: 620 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alvignac, Gintrac, Padirac, Rignac, Tauriac and Thegra.

This page in French: Visiter Miers