Montgesty tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montgesty: highlights and tourist information

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Montgesty is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 18 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Montgesty is 482 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 13 km and Puy-l'Eveque at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montgesty, 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 Montgesty 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 Montgesty

Markets in and near Montgesty

  • Catus: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (9km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (12km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (26km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (28km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (28km)

More information about Montgesty, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Montgesty, France

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

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 (31km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (26km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (28km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (35km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (42km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (43km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (49km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (51km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Daille (14km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (18km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (26km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (29km)
  • Jardin de Conty (32km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (38km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (38km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (43km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (40km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (45km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montgesty

Canton: Catus

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46150

Distance to Montgesty

from Cahors (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 482 km

from Calais: 710 km

from Nice: 486 km

from Bordeaux: 151 km

from Strasbourg: 664 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Catus, Gindou, Les Arques, Les Junies, Lherm, Pontcirq, Saint-Medard and Thedirac.

This page in French: Visiter Montgesty