Villeneuve-sur-Lot tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villeneuve-sur-Lot: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In Villeneuve-sur-Lot it is the views from th bridge across the river, the bastide square and the church that are of interest to visitors

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Villeneuve-sur-Lot. For detailed visitor information see the Villeneuve-sur-Lot travel guide.

Villeneuve-sur-Lot is situated in the Lot-et-Garonne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 23 kilometres from Agen, the department capital (general information: Villeneuve-sur-Lot is 511 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Penne d'Agenais at 9 km and Frespech at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villeneuve-sur-Lot, 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 Villeneuve-sur-Lot in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Lot-et-Garonne

Map of places to visit near Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Markets in and near Villeneuve-sur-Lot

  • Pujols: market Sunday (3km)
  • Saint-Sylvestre-sur-Lot: market Saturday (8km)
  • Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot: market Friday (9km)
  • Monflanquin: market Thursday (15km)
  • Cancon: market Monday (16km)
  • Castelmoron-sur-Lot: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Monsempron-Libos: market Thursday (21km)
  • Agen: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (24km)
  • Bon-Encontre: market Sunday (24km)
  • Montaigu-de-Quercy: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Villeneuve-sur-Lot, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Villeneuve-sur-Lot, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Livrade (Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot) (9km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame (Frespech) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame (Lacour) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Maurin (Saint-Maurin) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Layrac) (30km)
  • Prieuré de Sainte Marie (Moirax) (30km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie (Aubiac) (31km)
  • Eglise Sainte-Croix (Beaumont-du-Perigord) (39km)
  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Belves) (47km)
  • Eglise notre-Dame de Nativité (Cenac-et-Saint-Julien) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Ets Latour-Marliac (15km)
  • Parc et potager de Pouthet (38km)
  • Jardin du Pèlerin (38km)
  • Jardins de Beauchamp (45km)
  • Jardin du cloître Notre-Dame (45km)
  • Jardin de Conty (52km)
  • Jardin de la Daille (54km)
  • Jardins de l'Albarède (56km)
  • Jardins du château de Caudon (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Fontirou (10km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Aquitaine (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Canton: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Arrondissement: Villeneuve-sur-Lot

Department: Lot-et-Garonne

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 47300

Distance to Villeneuve-sur-Lot

from Agen (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 511 km

from Calais: 733 km

from Nice: 530 km

from Bordeaux: 112 km

from Strasbourg: 711 km

Getting here

Villeneuve-sur-Lot is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at Bordeaux or Bergerac. To drive from the UK allow around 10-11 hours driving time. For driving distances to Villeneuve-sur-Lot from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bias, Le Ledat, Pujols and Sainte-Colombe-de-Villeneuve.

This page in French: Visiter Villeneuve-sur-Lot