Villages in the area

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  • ASPRIERES

    Towns ands villages

    Developed around a prieuré connected with the abbey Saint Martial of Limoges.

    12700 ASPRIERES

  • BAGNAC-SUR-CÉLÉ

    Towns ands villages

    An 11th century bridge crosses the river Célé which flows through the village where the Saint Pierre church was built in the 12th and 13th...

    46270 BAGNAC-SUR-CÉLÉ

  • BEDUER

    Towns ands villages

    Its name is said to come from the expression “bederio” or “bedorio” which means “to see far” .

    46100 BEDUER

  • BOUILLAC

    Towns ands villages

    Door of the Aveyron on the valley of the Lot, Bouillac finds its origins in the Gallo-Roman period.

    12300 BOUILLAC

  • CADRIEU

    Towns ands villages

    This tiny village with its 105 inhabitants

    46160 CADRIEU

  • CAJARC

    Towns ands villages

    Cajarc is situated 20 minutes drive from Figeac. Below tall cliffs, it occupies a former meander in the river Lot, abandoned by the river...

    46160 CAJARC

  • CAMBES

    Towns ands villages

    An idea for a walk.

    46100 CAMBES

  • CAMBOULIT

    Towns ands villages

    Founded in the 11th century around the castle, the village has two ramparts

    46100 CAMBOULIT

  • CAMBURAT

    Towns ands villages

    By the way, did you know that a variety of walnut is called “Camburat”?

    46100 CAMBURAT

  • CAPDENAC GARE

    Towns ands villages

    Capdenac Gare owes its existence to the development of rail transport with a major hub set up in 1858 sending trains in 5 different directions :...

    12700 CAPDENAC GARE

  • CAPDENAC LE HAUT

    Towns ands villages

    Capdenac le Haut has been occupied since Neolithic times

    46100 CAPDENAC LE HAUT

  • CARAYAC

    Towns ands villages

    Half-way between Figeac and Cajarc, Carayac is typical of the villages of the Causse.

    46160 CARAYAC

  • CARDAILLAC

    Towns ands villages

    Several members of the Cardaillac family were appointed bishop of Cahors : Géraud 3rd in the 11th century and Guillaume around 1208.

    46100 CARDAILLAC

  • CAUSSE ET DIEGE

    Towns ands villages

    On the southern banks of the river Lot, the community comprises several old villages.

    12700 CAUSSE ET DIEGE

  • CUZAC

    Towns ands villages

    Notice the 17th century buildings, the gothic church has been considerably altered.

    46270 CUZAC

  • FAYCELLES

    Towns ands villages

    A number of vestiges of the Gallo Roman history of the village can be seen in the Town Hall.

    46100 FAYCELLES

  • FELZINS

    Towns ands villages

    The church in Felzins has left little trace of its past, however the Romanesque chapel in Guirande has retained the trace of its legends.

    46270 FELZINS

  • FONS

    Towns ands villages

    Built around a Benedictine priory rivalled Figeac for its trade. A number of vestiges of its past are still visible in the village.

    46100 FONS

  • FOURMAGNAC

    Towns ands villages

    The village developed around the Romanesque style Saint Pierre church, occupying a former Gallo-Roman burial place.

    46100 FOURMAGNAC

  • GREALOU

    Towns ands villages

    Gréalou is on the Via Podiensis, the pilgrim’s way to Compostela.

    46160 GREALOU

  • LARROQUE TOIRAC

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    The castle of Larroque Toirac has retained its medieval defensive system despite having been taken by the English troops several times during...

    46160 LARROQUE TOIRAC

  • LENTILLAC SAINT BLAISE

    Towns ands villages

     The 12th century castle, largely rebuilt in the 19th century, is not open to visitors.

    46100 LENTILLAC SAINT BLAISE

  • LINAC

    Towns ands villages

     Three rivers surround the village the Célé, the Veyre and the Bervezou.

    46270 LINAC

  • LISSAC ET MOURET

    Towns ands villages

    Lissac on the banks of the Drauzou river

    46100 LISSAC ET MOURET

  • LUNAN

    Towns ands villages

    In a secluded valley, the charming village of Lunan was the site of a 13th century monastery later transferred to Figeac.

    46100 LUNAN

  • MARCILHAC SUR CÉLÉ

    Towns ands villages

    The prosperous abbey, like the abbey of Conques, was built between the 11th and 13th centuries. Rocamadour used to belong to the abbey, long...

    46160 MARCILHAC SUR CÉLÉ

  • MONTREDON

    Towns ands villages

    There is a annual pilgrimage to the little Notre Dame de Pitié chapel situated on the edge of the village.

    46270 MONTREDON

  • PLANIOLES

    Towns ands villages

    In a wooded valley on the outskirts of Figeac

    46100 PLANIOLES

  • PRENDEIGNES

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    The 17th century church is covered by wooden structure and has retained some of its Romanesque elements.

    46270 PRENDEIGNES

  • PUYJOURDES

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    The houses have been renovated in keeping with the village, the rural constructions preserved ...

    46260 PUYJOURDES

  • SAINT JEAN MIRABEL

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    The history of the village reflects that of the region.

    46270 SAINT JEAN MIRABEL

  • SAINT PIERRE TOIRAC

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    The church has are over 50 carved capitals, Byzantine style decoration and enigmatic inscriptions.

    46160 SAINT PIERRE TOIRAC

  • SAINT SULPICE

    Towns ands villages

    The ruined 13th century feudal castle, dolmens, caves, troglodyte houses and the Romanesque church.

    46160 SAINT SULPICE

  • SAINT-CHELS

    Towns ands villages

    The old stone buildings, the dolmens and the windmill in Saint Chels give a good idea of a typical village on the Causse.

    46160 SAINT-CHELS

  • SAINT-FELIX

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    The church, which has parts dating back to the 12th century, has preserved a superb carved tympanum representing Adam and Eve and the Fall of...

    46100 SAINT-FELIX

  • SAINT-JEAN-DE-LAUR

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    A number of dolmens and burial mounds attest to early settlement here.

    46260 SAINT-JEAN-DE-LAUR

  • SAINT-PERDOUX

    Towns ands villages

    Originally belonging to the abbey in Figeac, the 11th century fortified church is a fine example of early Romanesque architecture and...

    46100 SAINT-PERDOUX

  • SONNAC

    Towns ands villages

    And of the brook of Tournhac to welcome on their banks the fishermen and the followers of the stroll at the water's edge.

    17160 SONNAC

  • VIAZAC

    Towns ands villages

    The church was altered at the end of the 19th century.

    46100 VIAZAC