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Saint-Caprais tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Villefranche-du-Perigord at 7 km from Saint-Caprais

Visit Saint-Caprais: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Caprais is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

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!



at 7 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Surrounded by the forests that produce the famous local chestnuts, Villefranche-du-Perigord...

See Villefranche-du-Perigord guide


at 11 km (direction south-south-west)

Puy-l'Eveque is one of the most picturesque, and most...

See Puy-l'Eveque guide


at 12 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Prats-du-Perigord is a small village with an impressive fortified...

See Prats-du-Perigord guide


at 14 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Saint-Pompon, France is a small village to the south of the Dordogne...

See Saint-Pompon guide
Chateau de Bonaguil

Chateau de Bonaguil

Castle at 14 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The medieval Chateau de Bonaguil, in a lovely woodland setting, is...

See Chateau de Bonaguil guide


at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Dordogne department

Daglan is a small village in the south of the Dordogne department...

See Daglan guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

Albas, a village on the Lot river, has a renowned wine festival...

See Albas guide
Chateau de Fumel

Chateau de Fumel

Castle at 19 km (direction west-south-west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

The Chateau de Fumel is not open to the public but...

See Chateau de Fumel guide
The Jardins de l'Albarede

The Jardins de l'Albarede

Garden at 20 km (direction west-south-west), in the Dordogne department

The Jardins de l'Albarede is an attractive garden surrounded by wooded hills...

See The Jardins de l'Albarede guide
Chateau de Gavaudun

Chateau de Gavaudun

Castle at 22 km (direction west), in the Lot-et-Garonne department

Chateau de Gavaudun, a ruined medieval castle, sits high...

See Chateau de Gavaudun guide


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

Domme is a beautiful hilltop village with an extensive...

See Domme guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Belves is one of the liveliest and most attractive...

See Belves guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Monpazier is an exceptional 13th century bastide town, among the most beautiful...

See Monpazier guide


at 23 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

Biron is a picturesque village with an ancient church and...

See Biron guide

... 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

What to do at Saint-Caprais? 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

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

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

Saint-Caprais is in the south of France at 28 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Saint-Caprais is 481 kilometres from Paris).

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

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