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Saillac tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Parisot at 11 km from Saillac

Visit Saillac: highlights and tourist information

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Saillac is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Parisot at 11 km and Caylus at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saillac, 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 Saillac in Occitanie.

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



at 11 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The village of Parisot is very small but also very picturesque so...

See Parisot guide


at 11 km (direction south), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The 14th century House of Wolves is just one of the...

See Caylus guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Visitors to Espinas usually come here to visit the Chateau...

See Espinas guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is certainly among the most beautiful villages in France, with its...

See Saint-Cirq-Lapopie guide


at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

The medieval centre of Cajarc make it a pleasant place to...

See Cajarc guide


at 19 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice centre with a...

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide


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

Close to the Gorges de l'Aveyron, the medieval town of...

See Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val guide
Chateau de Najac

Chateau de Najac

Castle at 21 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

Najac castle is the impressive ruins of a 13th century...

See Chateau de Najac guide


at 21 km (direction north-north-west)

Cabrerets is a pretty village on the Célé river best known for...

See Cabrerets guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aveyron department

The village of Najac is very pretty, and the castle...

See Najac guide


at 22 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

At Varen you can see the Chateau du Doyenné and nice...

See Varen guide


at 22 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very much a traditional...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montpezat-de-Quercy village has a lovely centre with arcaded houses and a...

See Montpezat-de-Quercy guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saillac


Markets in and near Saillac

  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (7km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (20km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (20km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (22km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (25km)
  • Caussade: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Cordes-sur-Ciel: market Saturday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Saillac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saillac, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (15km)
  • Assier Chateau (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (19km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (29km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (33km)
  • Parc Rochegude (54km)
  • Jardin du palais de la Berbie (54km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (22km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (17km)

Geography and distances

Saillac is in the south of France at 29 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Saillac is 505 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saillac

Canton: Limogne-en-Quercy

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46260

Distance to Saillac

from Cahors (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 505 km

from Calais: 736 km

from Nice: 446 km

from Bordeaux: 193 km

from Strasbourg: 658 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauregard, Loze, Promilhanes, Saint-Projet, Varaire and Vidaillac.

This page in French: Visiter Saillac

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