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

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.

Puy-l'Eveque is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Puy-l'Eveque is 493 kilometres from Paris).

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!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot

Map of places to visit near Puy-l'Eveque

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)

More information about Puy-l'Eveque, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Puy-l'Eveque, France

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

  • Causses du Quercy (44km)

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)

Geography and distances

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