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Rignac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Gramat at 4 km from Rignac

Visit Rignac: highlights and tourist information

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Rignac is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gramat at 4 km and Rocamadour at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rignac, 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 Rignac in Occitanie.

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

Gramat

Gramat

at 4 km (direction south-east)

Gramat is a pleasant town to visit, and your children will enjoy...

See Gramat guide
Rocamadour

Rocamadour

at 6 km (direction west)

One of the most visited destinations in France, Rocamadour is both...

See Rocamadour guide
Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 7 km (direction north-east)

The Gouffre de Padirac is the most popular cave system in France...

See Gouffre de Padirac guide
Autoire

Autoire

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore,...

See Autoire guide
 
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Loubressac

Loubressac

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

Both the unspoiled nature of the village and the beautiful...

See Loubressac guide
Carennac

Carennac

Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction north-north-east)

There are numerous architectural highlights and attractive buildings in Carennac, one...

See Carennac guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 14 km (direction north-east)

The Chateau de Castelnau-Loubressac is an imposing medieval castle built in red...

See Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux guide
Martel

Martel

at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

Numerous medieval towers and other fascinating buildings ensure that Martel retains...

See Martel guide
Saint-Cere

Saint-Cere

at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

Some of the highlights in Saint-Cere are rather hidden...

See Saint-Cere guide
Souillac

Souillac

at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

The town of Souillac is enjoyable to explore, and well placed...

See Souillac guide
Lacapelle-Marival

Lacapelle-Marival

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

The castle, medieval gateway and market hall are among the highlights in...

See Lacapelle-Marival guide
Curemonte

Curemonte

Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-north-east), in the Correze department

In a lovely hilltop position, Curemonte is less touristic than many of...

See Curemonte guide
Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne

at 22 km (direction north-east), in the Correze department

The town of Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne you can explore the attractive old town and...

See Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne guide
Gourdon (Lot)

Gourdon (Lot)

at 25 km (direction west)

The golden stone used to build much of the...

See Gourdon (Lot) guide

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

Map of places to visit near Rignac

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Markets in and near Rignac

  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (20km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (25km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (34km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Rignac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Rignac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Montal (15km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (15km)
  • Assier Chateau (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (13km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (20km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (25km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (6km)
 
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Geography and distances

Rignac is in the south of France at 45 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Rignac is 453 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rignac

Canton: Gramat

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46500

Distance to Rignac

from Cahors (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 453 km

from Calais: 683 km

from Nice: 460 km

from Bordeaux: 179 km

from Strasbourg: 624 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alvignac, Gramat, Lavergne, Miers, Padirac, Rocamadour and Thegra.

This page in French: Visiter Rignac

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