Prayssac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Prayssac: highlights and tourist information

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Prayssac 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: Prayssac is 492 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Puy-l'Eveque at 4 km and Albas at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Prayssac, 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 Prayssac 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 Prayssac

Markets in and near Prayssac

Market days in Prayssac: weekly market: Friday;

  • Prayssac: market Friday (0km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (16km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (18km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (20km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (23km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Prayssac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Prayssac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (30km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (33km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (34km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (36km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (39km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (43km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (46km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (50km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (21km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (22km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (28km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (33km)
  • Jardin de Conty (35km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (36km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (39km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (45km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (51km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Prayssac

Canton: Puy-l'Évêque

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46220

Distance to Prayssac

from Cahors (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 492 km

from Calais: 718 km

from Nice: 493 km

from Bordeaux: 145 km

from Strasbourg: 676 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albas, Anglars-Juillac, Belaye, Castelfranc, Grezels, Labastide-du-Vert, Lagardelle, Les Junies, Pescadoires, Pontcirq and Puy-l'Eveque.

This page in French: Visiter Prayssac