Varaire tourism and travel guide

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

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Varaire is situated in the Lot department and Occitanie region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Varaire in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 13 km and Caylus at 14 km.

Varaire, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

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

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is certainly among the most beautiful villages in France, with its riverside setting...

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Caylus

Caylus

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

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

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Parisot

Parisot

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

The village of Parisot is very small but also very picturesque so visit when...

See Parisot guide
Cajarc

Cajarc

at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

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Cabrerets

Cabrerets

at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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Espinas

Espinas

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

Visitors to Espinas usually come here to visit the Chateau de Cas with its...

See Espinas guide
Verfeil-sur-Seye

Verfeil-sur-Seye

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

The small bastide town of Verfeil-sur-Seye has a nice centre with a market hall...

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Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val

Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val

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 one of...

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Montpezat-de-Quercy

Montpezat-de-Quercy

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

Montpezat-de-Quercy village has a lovely centre with arcaded houses and a 14th century collegiale...

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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 which has...

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Cahors

Cahors

at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

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

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

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Villefranche-de-Rouergue

Villefranche-de-Rouergue

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

The 13th century bastide town of Villefranche-de-Rouergue is very much a traditional local town...

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Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

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

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

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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)
 
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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