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Montayral tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montayral in Lot-et-Garonne

Photo is of Chateau de Fumel at 2 km from Montayral

Visit Montayral: highlights and tourist information

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Montayral is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Fumel at 2 km and Chateau de Bonaguil at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Montayral, 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 Montayral in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

Chateau de Fumel

Chateau de Fumel

Castle at 2 km (direction north-west)

The Chateau de Fumel is not open to the public but a...

See Chateau de Fumel guide
Chateau de Bonaguil

Chateau de Bonaguil

Castle at 7 km (direction north-north-east)

The medieval Chateau de Bonaguil, in a lovely woodland...

See Chateau de Bonaguil guide
Tournon d'Agenais

Tournon d'Agenais

at 9 km (direction south)

The steep streets of Tournon d'Agenais lead you around the...

See Tournon d'Agenais guide
Chateau de Gavaudun

Chateau de Gavaudun

Castle at 12 km (direction north-west)

Chateau de Gavaudun, a ruined medieval castle, sits high on a...

See Chateau de Gavaudun guide
 
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Puy-l'Eveque

Puy-l'Eveque

at 12 km (direction east), in the Lot department

Puy-l'Eveque is one of the most picturesque, and most visited,...

See Puy-l'Eveque guide
Montaigu-de-Quercy

Montaigu-de-Quercy

at 16 km (direction south-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montaigu-de-Quercy is a peaceful town in Quercy, at its liveliest with the...

See Montaigu-de-Quercy guide
Penne d'Agenais

Penne d'Agenais

at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

The street up through the historic centre of Penne...

See Penne d'Agenais guide
Roquecor

Roquecor

at 18 km (direction south-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Roquecor is a perched village in Tarn-et-Garonne with an attractive historic centre...

See Roquecor guide
Monflanquin

Monflanquin

Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

Listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France, the 13th...

See Monflanquin guide
Villefranche-du-Perigord

Villefranche-du-Perigord

at 18 km (direction north-north-east), in the Dordogne department

Surrounded by the forests that produce the famous local...

See Villefranche-du-Perigord guide
Biron

Biron

at 19 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Biron is a picturesque village with an ancient church and an...

See Biron guide
Chateau de Biron

Chateau de Biron

Castle at 19 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

The Chateau de Biron is a perfect way to discover...

See Chateau de Biron guide
Albas

Albas

at 20 km (direction east), in the Lot department

Albas, a village on the Lot river, has a renowned wine festival...

See Albas guide
Frespech

Frespech

at 23 km (direction south-west)

Frespech is another in the cluster of picturesque villages typical of this...

See Frespech guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Montayral

 
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Markets in and near Montayral

  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (4km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (16km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (17km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (18km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (23km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (23km)
  • Pujols: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Montayral, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Montayral, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (21km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (31km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (31km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (33km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (39km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (46km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (48km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (49km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (30km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Montayral is in the south-west of France at 42 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Montayral is 497 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Montayral

Canton: Tournon-d'Agenais

Arrondissement: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47500

Distance to Montayral

from Agen (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 497 km

from Calais: 722 km

from Nice: 509 km

from Bordeaux: 130 km

from Strasbourg: 689 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Montayral from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chateau de Fumel, Condezaygues, Fumel, Mauroux, Monsempron-Libos, Saint-Georges, Saint-Martin-le-Redon, Saint-Vite, Soturac, Thezac and Touzac.

This page in French: Visiter Montayral

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