Vaylats tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 14 km from Vaylats

Visit Vaylats: highlights and tourist information

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Vaylats 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 Vaylats in Occitanie.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Cirq-Lapopie at 14 km and Caylus at 15 km.

Vaylats, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Cirq-Lapopie guide


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

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

See Caylus guide


at 17 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...

See Montpezat-de-Quercy guide


at 19 km (direction east-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


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Cabrerets guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cahors guide
Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne

Cathedral at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cahors cathedral of Saint-Etienne guide
Cahors gardens

Cahors gardens

Garden at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cahors gardens guide
Pont Valentré

Pont Valentré

Bridge at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pont Valentré guide


at 21 km (direction 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


at 22 km (direction south-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

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

See Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

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

See Cajarc guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

Castelnau-Montratier is a historic village with an imposing church and central square...

See Castelnau-Montratier guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east), in the Tarn-et-Garonne department

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

See Verfeil-sur-Seye guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Vaylats


Markets in and near Vaylats

  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Friday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Limogne-en-Quercy: market Sunday & (12km)
  • Montpezat-de-Quercy: market Saturday (17km)
  • Septfonds: market Wednesday & Wednesday (18km)
  • Cahors: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Caussade: market Monday all day (21km)
  • Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val: market Sunday (22km)
  • Najac: market Sunday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Negrepelisse: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Villefranche-de-Rouergue: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Vaylats, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Vaylats, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Beaulieu en Rouergue Abbey (22km)
  • Assier Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins secrets de Cahors (20km)
  • Jardins de Quercy (25km)
  • Jardin de Paradis (39km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (41km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Aveyron (30km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cayriech (13km)

Geography and distances

Vaylats is in the south of France at 20 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Vaylats is 505 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaylats

Canton: Lalbenque

Arrondissement: Cahors

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46230

Distance to Vaylats

from Cahors (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 505 km

from Calais: 736 km

from Nice: 455 km

from Bordeaux: 184 km

from Strasbourg: 664 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bach, Cremps, Escamps and Labastide-de-Penne.

This page in French: Visiter Vaylats