Vayrac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vayrac: highlights and tourist information

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Vayrac is situated in the Lot department and Midi-Pyrenees region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 60 kilometres from Cahors, the department capital (general information: Vayrac is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Carennac at 4 km and Curemonte at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vayrac, 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 Vayrac 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 Vayrac

Markets in and near Vayrac

Market days in Vayrac: weekly market: Thursday & Saturday;

  • Vayrac: market Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Martel: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Bretenoux: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Meyssac: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Souillac: market Friday (19km)
  • Monceaux-sur-Dordogne: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (27km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Thursday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Gourdon (Lot): market Saturday (29km)
  • Tulle: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Vayrac, Midi-Pyrenees

Tourist attractions near Vayrac, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Castelnau-Bretenoux Chateau (11km)
  • Chateau Montal (16km)
  • Assier Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Causses du Quercy (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (4km)
  • Abbaye Sainte Marie (Souillac) (19km)
  • Notre Dame des Cordeliers (Gourdon) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Saint-Sardos (Sarlat) (39km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (30km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (37km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (42km)
  • Jardins de Marqueyssac (45km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (46km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (46km)
  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Padirac (11km)
  • Gouffre de la Fage (22km)
  • Gouffre des Vitarelles (24km)
  • Cascades de Gimel (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Le rocher des aigles (eagles) (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vayrac

Canton: Vayrac

Arrondissement: Gourdon

Department: Lot

Region: Midi-Pyrenees

New region: Occitanie

Postcode: 46110

Distance to Vayrac

from Cahors (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 667 km

from Nice: 464 km

from Bordeaux: 180 km

from Strasbourg: 612 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Betaille, Billac, Carennac, Condat, Curemonte, Floirac, Les Quatre-Routes-du-Lot, Queyssac-les-Vignes, Saint-Denis-les-Martel, Saint-Michel-de-Bannieres, Strenquels, Tauriac and Vegennes.

This page in French: Visiter Vayrac