Pontcirq tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pontcirq: highlights and tourist information

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Pontcirq 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: Pontcirq is 486 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albas at 9 km and Puy-l'Eveque at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pontcirq, 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 Pontcirq 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 Pontcirq

Markets in and near Pontcirq

  • Catus: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (8km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (11km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (24km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (27km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (28km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Pontcirq, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Pontcirq, France

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

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 (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (28km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (38km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (40km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (42km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (44km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (50km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Daille (17km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (18km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (28km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (29km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (32km)
  • Jardin de Conty (33km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (34km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (39km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (44km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (47km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pontcirq

Canton: Catus

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46150

Distance to Pontcirq

from Cahors (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 486 km

from Calais: 713 km

from Nice: 488 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 668 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Castelfranc, Catus, Crayssac, Goujounac, Labastide-du-Vert, Les Junies, Lherm, Montgesty, Prayssac, Saint-Medard and Thedirac.

This page in French: Visiter Pontcirq