Saint-Jean-de-Laur tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Laur: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Laur is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 31 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Laur is 495 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cajarc at 7 km and Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Laur, 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-Jean-de-Laur 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-Jean-de-Laur

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Laur

  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (6km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (18km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (26km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (30km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (32km)
  • Rieupeyroux: market Sunday - seasonal market only (34km)
  • Aubin: market Wednesday & Friday (35km)

More information about Saint-Jean-de-Laur, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Laur, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (23km)
  • Assier Chateau (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (26km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (31km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (24km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (29km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Laur

Canton: Cajarc

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46260

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Laur

from Cahors (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 495 km

from Calais: 726 km

from Nice: 441 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 647 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Laur from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Calvignac, Limogne-en-Quercy, Promilhanes and Puyjourdes.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Laur