Roquefort tourism and travel guide

Photo of Roquefort in Lot-et-Garonne

Visit Roquefort: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Roquefort is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 6 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Roquefort is 538 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Roquefort include "theme park".

Popular places to visit nearby include Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois at 3 km and Agen at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Roquefort, 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 Roquefort in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Roquefort

Markets in and near Roquefort

  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (8km)
  • Layrac: market Friday (9km)
  • Astaffort: market Monday (14km)
  • Nerac: market Saturday (18km)
  • Lavardac: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Aiguillon: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (25km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Pujols: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Roquefort, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Roquefort, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Gramont Chateau (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (4km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (9km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (25km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin et arboretum de Coursiana (22km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (23km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (49km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (19km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Blaziert (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Roquefort

Canton: Laplume

Arrondissement: Agen

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 47310

Distance to Roquefort

from Agen (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 538 km

from Calais: 759 km

from Nice: 540 km

from Bordeaux: 116 km

from Strasbourg: 737 km

Getting here

Roquefort is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Roquefort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agen, Aubiac, Boe, Brax, Colayrac-Saint-Cirq, Estillac, Le Passage, Moirax, Moncaut, Saint-Hilaire-de-Lusignan, Sainte-Colombe-en-Bruilhois and Serignac-sur-Garonne.

This page in French: Visiter Roquefort