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Puy-l'Eveque tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puy-l'Eveque: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Puy-l'Eveque is one of the most picturesque, and most visited, of the villages along the Lot Valley

Puy-l'Eveque is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Puy-l'Eveque. For detailed visitor information see the Puy-l'Eveque travel guide.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Bonaguil at 10 km and Chateau de Fumel at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puy-l'Eveque, 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 Puy-l'Eveque in Occitanie.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Albas

Albas

at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

Albas, a village on the Lot river, has a renowned wine festival...

See Albas guide
Chateau de Bonaguil

Chateau de Bonaguil

Castle at 10 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The medieval Chateau de Bonaguil, in a lovely woodland setting, is one...

See Chateau de Bonaguil guide
Chateau de Fumel

Chateau de Fumel

Castle at 13 km (direction west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The Chateau de Fumel is not open to the public but a...

See Chateau de Fumel guide
Villefranche-du-Perigord

Villefranche-du-Perigord

at 15 km (direction north-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Surrounded by the forests that produce the famous local chestnuts, Villefranche-du-Perigord is...

See Villefranche-du-Perigord guide
 
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Tournon d'Agenais

Tournon d'Agenais

at 16 km (direction south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The steep streets of Tournon d'Agenais lead you around the historic centre...

See Tournon d'Agenais guide
Montcuq

Montcuq

at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

Montcuq is a pleasant small town with a big church in the...

See Montcuq guide
Montaigu-de-Quercy

Montaigu-de-Quercy

at 20 km (direction south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montaigu-de-Quercy is a peaceful town in Quercy, at its liveliest with the...

See Montaigu-de-Quercy guide
Chateau de Gavaudun

Chateau de Gavaudun

Castle at 21 km (direction west-north-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Chateau de Gavaudun, a ruined medieval castle, sits high on a rock...

See Chateau de Gavaudun guide
Prats-du-Perigord

Prats-du-Perigord

at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Prats-du-Perigord is a small village with an impressive fortified church in the...

See Prats-du-Perigord guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 24 km (direction east)

Pont Valentré in Cahors is an impressive fortified bridge from the middle...

See Pont Valentré guide
Saint-Pompon

Saint-Pompon

at 25 km (direction east), in the Dordogne department

Saint-Pompon, France is a small village to the south of the Dordogne...

See Saint-Pompon guide
Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 25 km (direction east)

The secret gardens of Cahors are charming and following the garden route...

See Cahors gardens guide
Cahors

Cahors

at 25 km (direction east)

Best known for the famous Pont Valentre bridge, Cahors is a lively...

See Cahors guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 25 km (direction east)

The cathedral of Saint-Etienne in Cahors is an unusual 12th century cathedral...

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide

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Map of places to visit near Puy-l'Eveque

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Markets in and near Puy-l'Eveque

Market days in Puy-l'Eveque: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (4km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (16km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (17km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (19km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (20km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Puy-l'Eveque, France

What to do at Puy-l'Eveque? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Puy-l'Eveque.

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

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (28km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (32km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (33km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (33km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (38km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (40km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (43km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (44km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (48km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (50km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (56km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Daille (23km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (25km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (28km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (32km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (34km)
  • Jardin de Conty (34km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (36km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (37km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

Puy-l'Eveque is in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Puy-l'Eveque is 493 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Puy-l'Eveque

Canton: Puy-l'Évêque

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46700

Distance to Puy-l'Eveque

from Cahors (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 493 km

from Calais: 719 km

from Nice: 498 km

from Bordeaux: 140 km

from Strasbourg: 679 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Puy-l'Eveque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anglars-Juillac, Belaye, Duravel, Grezels, Lacapelle-Cabanac, Lagardelle, Montcabrier, Pescadoires, Prayssac and Vire-sur-Lot.

This page in French: Visiter Puy-l'Eveque

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