Orniac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orniac: highlights and tourist information

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Orniac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 21 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Orniac is 482 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cabrerets at 4 km and Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orniac, 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 Orniac 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 Orniac

Markets in and near Orniac

  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (18km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (30km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (36km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (37km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (37km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (38km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (38km)

More information about Orniac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Orniac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (22km)
  • Chateau Montal (39km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (40km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (4km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (38km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (42km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (21km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (38km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (43km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (46km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (48km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (51km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (22km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (35km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orniac

Canton: Lauzès

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46330

Distance to Orniac

from Cahors (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 482 km

from Calais: 712 km

from Nice: 457 km

from Bordeaux: 180 km

from Strasbourg: 646 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blars, Cabrerets, Sabadel-Lauzes and Sauliac-sur-Cele.

This page in French: Visiter Orniac