Parnac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Parnac: highlights and tourist information

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Parnac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 11 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Parnac is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 7 km and Cahors at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Parnac, 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 Parnac 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 Parnac

Markets in and near Parnac

  • Catus: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (10km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (19km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (19km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (29km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (30km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Parnac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Parnac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (49km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (53km)
  • Chateau Montal (60km)

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) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (36km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (37km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (41km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (44km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (46km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (48km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (11km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (24km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (29km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (35km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (36km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (39km)
  • Jardin de Conty (41km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (46km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (51km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (44km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Parnac

Canton: Luzech

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46140

Distance to Parnac

from Cahors (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 720 km

from Nice: 483 km

from Bordeaux: 155 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caillac, Calamane, Crayssac, Douelle, Espere, Labastide-du-Vert, Luzech, Mercues, Nuzejouls, Saint-Medard and Saint-Vincent-Rive-d'Olt.

This page in French: Visiter Parnac