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Photo is of Cahors gardens at 16 km from Uzech

Visit Uzech: highlights and tourist information

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Uzech is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cahors gardens at 16 km and Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Uzech, 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 Uzech in Occitanie.

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

Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The secret gardens of Cahors are charming and following the garden route...

See Cahors gardens guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

The cathedral of Saint-Etienne in Cahors is an unusual...

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

Pont Valentré in Cahors is an impressive fortified bridge from the middle...

See Pont Valentré guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

Best known for the famous Pont Valentre bridge, Cahors is a...

See Cahors guide


at 18 km (direction south-west)

Albas, a village on the Lot river, has a renowned wine festival...

See Albas guide


at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

Puy-l'Eveque is one of the most picturesque, and most...

See Puy-l'Eveque guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

Cabrerets is a pretty village on the Célé river best known for...

See Cabrerets guide


at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Daglan is a small village in the south of...

See Daglan guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Dordogne department

Saint-Pompon, France is a small village to the south of...

See Saint-Pompon guide
Gourdon (Lot)

Gourdon (Lot)

at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

The golden stone used to build much of the...

See Gourdon (Lot) guide


at 26 km (direction west), in the Dordogne department

Surrounded by the forests that produce the famous local...

See Villefranche-du-Perigord guide


Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is certainly among the most beautiful villages in...

See Saint-Cirq-Lapopie guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

Domme is a beautiful hilltop village with an extensive...

See Domme guide
Chateau de Fenelon

Chateau de Fenelon

Castle at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Dordogne department

The chateau de Fenelon is half medieval and half renaissance,...

See Chateau de Fenelon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot

Map of places to visit near Uzech


Markets in and near Uzech

  • Catus: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Cazals: market Sunday (15km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Prayssac: market Friday (19km)
  • Puy-l'Eveque: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (26km)
  • Domme: market Thursday (27km)
  • Sauveterre-la-Lemance: market Wednesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Montcuq: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Uzech, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Uzech, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (26km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (28km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (36km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (45km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (48km)
  • Eglise de saint-Pierre (Audrix) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Hilaire et Eglise de Saint-Nicholas (Tremolat) (55km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Martial (Paunat) (55km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (16km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (17km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (27km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (28km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (32km)
  • Jardin de Conty (36km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (42km)
  • Jardins de la Bourlie (43km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (43km)
  • Jardin de Planbuisson (48km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (29km)

Geography and distances

Uzech is in the south of France at 16 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Uzech is 480 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Uzech

Canton: Saint-Germain-du-Bel-Air

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46310

Distance to Uzech

from Cahors (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 480 km

from Calais: 708 km

from Nice: 479 km

from Bordeaux: 158 km

from Strasbourg: 657 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissieres, Catus, Gigouzac, Mechmont, Montamel, Nuzejouls, Peyrilles and Saint-Denis-Catus.

This page in French: Visiter Uzech

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