Tour-de-Faure tourism and travel guide

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Visit Tour-de-Faure: highlights and tourist information

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Tour-de-Faure is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Tour-de-Faure is 491 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 2 km and Cabrerets at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tour-de-Faure, 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 Tour-de-Faure 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 Tour-de-Faure

Markets in and near Tour-de-Faure

  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (10km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Catus: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (30km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (30km)
  • Figeac: market Saturday (31km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (32km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (35km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (36km)

More information about Tour-de-Faure, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Tour-de-Faure, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Assier Chateau (28km)
  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (31km)
  • Chateau Montal (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (12km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (47km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (20km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (34km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (44km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (49km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (50km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (53km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (55km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (30km)
  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (35km)
  • Gouffre de Padirac (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tour-de-Faure

Canton: Saint-Géry

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

Postcode: 46330

Distance to Tour-de-Faure

from Cahors (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 491 km

from Calais: 721 km

from Nice: 453 km

from Bordeaux: 184 km

from Strasbourg: 651 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Tour-de-Faure from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berganty, Bouzies, Cabrerets, Cenevieres, Cregols, Esclauzels, Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, Saint-Martin-Labouval and Sauliac-sur-Cele.

This page in French: Visiter Tour-de-Faure