Saint-Caprais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Caprais: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Caprais is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Saint-Caprais is 481 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Villefranche-du-Perigord at 7 km and Puy-l'Eveque at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Caprais, 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 Saint-Caprais 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 Saint-Caprais

Markets in and near Saint-Caprais

  • Cazals: market Sunday (7km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (12km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (22km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (22km)
  • Belves: market Saturday (22km)
  • Monpazier: market Thursday (23km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Saint-Caprais, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saint-Caprais, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (22km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (23km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (30km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (32km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (40km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (41km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la Daille (12km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (20km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (22km)
  • Jardin de Conty (24km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (24km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (28km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (28km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (33km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (39km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte du Grand Roc (38km)
  • Grottes de Fontirou (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Caprais

Canton: Cazals

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46250

Distance to Saint-Caprais

from Cahors (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 481 km

from Calais: 707 km

from Nice: 497 km

from Bordeaux: 140 km

from Strasbourg: 670 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Caprais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cassagnes, Cazals, Frayssinet-le-Gelat, Goujounac, Loubejac, Montclera and Pomarede.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Caprais