Themines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Themines: highlights and tourist information

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Themines is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 44 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Themines is 460 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lacapelle-Marival at 8 km and Gramat at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Themines, 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 Themines 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 Themines

Markets in and near Themines

  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (22km)
  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Maurs: market Thursday (29km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (33km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (36km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (36km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (38km)

More information about Themines, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Themines, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (8km)
  • Chateau Montal (14km)
  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (21km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (33km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (44km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (48km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (6km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (15km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Themines

Canton: Lacapelle-Marival

Arrondissement: Figeac

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46120

Distance to Themines

from Cahors (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 460 km

from Calais: 691 km

from Nice: 448 km

from Bordeaux: 190 km

from Strasbourg: 622 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albiac, Aynac, Bio, Flaujac-Gare, Issendolus, Le Bourg, Leyme, Rudelle, Rueyres, Saignes, Saint-Simon, Sonac and Theminettes.

This page in French: Visiter Themines