Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Basilica Notre-Dame in Penne d\'Agenais at 1 km from Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot

Visit Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine 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-Sylvestre-sur-Lot in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Basilica Notre-Dame in Penne d\'Agenais at 1 km and Penne d\'Agenais at 1 km.

Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Basilica Notre-Dame in Penne d\'Agenais

Basilica Notre-Dame in Penne d'Agenais

Church at 1 km (direction south-east), in the Lot-et-Gronne department

The basilica Notre-Dame in the village of Penne d'Agenais is a 19th century church...

See Basilica Notre-Dame in Penne d'Agenais guide
Penne d\'Agenais

Penne d'Agenais

at 1 km (direction east-south-east)

The street up through the historic centre of Penne d'Agenais leads you to the...

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at 8 km (direction west)

In Villeneuve-sur-Lot it is the views from th bridge across the river, the bastide...

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Most Beautiful Village at 9 km (direction west)

The small village of Pujols manages to squeeze a great deal of character, interesting...

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at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

Frespech is another in the cluster of picturesque villages typical of this region...

See Frespech guide


at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

Laroque-Timbaut is one of our favourite tiny villags in the heart of the Lot-et-Garonne...

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at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Roquecor is a perched village in Tarn-et-Garonne with an attractive historic centre and impressive...

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at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

Beauville is one of several very small but pretty villages in the heart of...

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Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

Listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France, the 13th century bastide...

See Monflanquin guide
Tournon d\'Agenais

Tournon d'Agenais

at 15 km (direction east)

The steep streets of Tournon d'Agenais lead you around the historic centre of one...

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Chateau de Fumel

Chateau de Fumel

Castle at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montaigu-de-Quercy is a peaceful town in Quercy, at its liveliest with the Saturday morning...

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

Bourg-de-Visa is one of several small villages in this region with no particular monuments...

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Chateau de Gavaudun

Chateau de Gavaudun

Castle at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

Chateau de Gavaudun, a ruined medieval castle, sits high on a rock in the...

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Markets in and near Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot

Market days in Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (0km)
  • Pujols: market Sunday (9km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (14km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (16km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (17km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (18km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (21km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (26km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)

More information about Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (10km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (16km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (31km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (34km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (38km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (45km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (13km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (35km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot is in the south-west of France at 26 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot is 510 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot

Canton: Penne-d'Agenais

Arrondissement: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47140

Distance to Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot

from Agen (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 510 km

from Calais: 733 km

from Nice: 522 km

from Bordeaux: 120 km

from Strasbourg: 706 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Penne d'Agenais and Trentels.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot