Saux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saux in Lot

Visit Saux: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Saux is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 29 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Saux is 506 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournon d'Agenais at 7 km and Montaigu-de-Quercy at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Saux, 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 Saux 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 Saux

Markets in and near Saux

  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (8km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (11km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (15km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (22km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (30km)

More information about Saux, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Saux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (15km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (25km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (44km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (44km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (47km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du Pèlerin (15km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (29km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (37km)
  • Ets Latour-Marliac (45km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (33km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (50km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saux

Canton: Montcuq

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46800

Distance to Saux

from Cahors (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 506 km

from Calais: 732 km

from Nice: 500 km

from Bordeaux: 141 km

from Strasbourg: 691 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belmontet, Courbiac, Le Boulve, Masquieres, Montaigu-de-Quercy, Saint-Matre, Serignac, Thezac and Valprionde.

This page in French: Visiter Saux