Saint-Denis-les-Martel tourism and travel guide

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Saint-Denis-les-Martel is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Denis-les-Martel in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Martel at 4 km and Carennac at 6 km.

Saint-Denis-les-Martel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction west)

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

See Martel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 10 km (direction east-north-east), in the Correze department

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

See Curemonte guide
Gouffre de Padirac

Gouffre de Padirac

Cave at 11 km (direction south-east)

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

See Gouffre de Padirac guide
Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Chateau de Castelnau-Bretenoux

Castle at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Correze department

Meyssac is a village in Correze with an interesting historic centre built...

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Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Correze department

The village of Collonges-le-Rouge is very distinctive, being built almost entirely from...

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Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Loubressac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-north-west), in the Correze department

The medieval village at Turenne still also has two fortified towers, and...

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at 14 km (direction east)

The town of Bretenoux has a medieval square, colombage houses and a...

See Bretenoux guide


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

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

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at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Souillac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

Autoire is very small but very pleasant to explore, while nearby you...

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Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour

Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour

at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chemin de Croix at Rocamadour follwos a path through the woods...

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Markets in and near Saint-Denis-les-Martel

  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (15km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (25km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (35km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Denis-les-Martel, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (14km)
  • Chateau Montal (18km)
  • Assier Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (6km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (15km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (35km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (12km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (21km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (24km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (16km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Denis-les-Martel is in the south of France at 57 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Saint-Denis-les-Martel is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Denis-les-Martel

Canton: Martel

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46600

Distance to Saint-Denis-les-Martel

from Cahors (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 668 km

from Nice: 467 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 616 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Denis-les-Martel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Betaille, Carennac, Condat, Creysse, Floirac, Martel, Saint-Michel-de-Bannieres, Strenquels and Vayrac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Denis-les-Martel