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Photo is of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 13 km from Varaire

Visit Varaire: highlights and tourist information

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Varaire is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 13 km and Caylus at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Varaire, 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 Varaire in Occitanie.

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



Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Cirq-Lapopie guide


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

The 14th century House of Wolves is just one of the...

See Caylus guide


at 15 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The village of Parisot is very small but also very picturesque...

See Parisot guide


at 17 km (direction north-east)

The medieval centre of Cajarc make it a pleasant place to...

See Cajarc guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

Cabrerets is a pretty village on the Célé river...

See Cabrerets guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Visitors to Espinas usually come here to visit the...

See Espinas guide


at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice...

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide


at 23 km (direction south), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Close to the Gorges de l'Aveyron, the medieval town of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val is...

See Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

Montpezat-de-Quercy village has a lovely centre with arcaded houses...

See Montpezat-de-Quercy guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The cathedral of Saint-Etienne in Cahors is an unusual 12th century cathedral...

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cahors guide
Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The secret gardens of Cahors are charming and following...

See Cahors gardens guide


at 25 km (direction east), in the Aveyron department

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very...

See Villefranche-de-Rouergue guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pont Valentré guide

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

Map of places to visit near Varaire


Markets in and near Varaire

  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (6km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (23km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (24km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (25km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Caussade: market Monday all day (26km)
  • Negrepelisse: market Tuesday (35km)

More information about Varaire, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Varaire, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (19km)
  • Assier Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Quercy (23km)
  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (25km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (37km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (26km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (18km)

Geography and distances

Varaire is in the south of France at 25 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Varaire is 502 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Varaire

Canton: Limogne-en-Quercy

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46260

Distance to Varaire

from Cahors (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 502 km

from Calais: 733 km

from Nice: 449 km

from Bordeaux: 190 km

from Strasbourg: 658 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bach, Beauregard, Limogne-en-Quercy, Lugagnac, Saillac and Saint-Projet.

This page in French: Visiter Varaire

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