Discover the numerous tourist sites in Lot - France.
The Dordogne Valley
The Valley is a « great site » of the region Midi-Pyrénées, same as : Rocamadour, Saint-Cirq Lapopie, Figeac and Cahors. The Dordogne river offers you his nature, its sports (kayak, fishing…), its heritage, its authenticity and its exceptional sites.http://www.vallee-dordogne.com
Built on a 150 meters high cliff, the unmissable village of Rocamadour is an ancient medieval city and a center of pilgrimage of Lot. In the heart of Regional Natural Park of the Quercy, it dominates the Alzou Valley and it offers a surprising panorama.
(15 minutes / 12 km)http://www.rocamadour.com
The Monkey Forest of Rocamadour
Walk among the monkeys in over a course of 1,3 km to about 1 hour and a half visit.http://www.la-foret-des-singes.com
The rock of the Eagles at Rocamadour
It allows to admire the show of more than 400 different birds.http://www.rocherdesaigles.com
La Borie d’Imbert
Go to discover the expertise of cheese makers and browse the trail heritage of the Quercy or taste and buy tipical product of the region.
2km from Rocamadourhttp://www.laboriedimbert.com
Chasm of Padirac
Largest and famous chasm of Europe (75 m depth, 33 m in diameter) with boat trip on the underground river, 103m underground.
(27 minutes / 23 km)http://www.gouffre-de-padirac.com
Underground system 1,6 km: 12 enchanting rooms one of them 2000 m² with waterfall, stalactite, stalagmite. Visit 1h20
(11 minutes / 6 km)http://www.grottes-de-lacave.fr
Reptiland at Martel
You can observe the largest reptiles collection of France with over 104 different species.
(19 minutes / 15 km)http://www.reptiland-le-renouveau.fr
Petit train at Martel
A journey of 13 km on a beautiful steam engine or a powerful diesel, to discover the Dordogne valley and its wonderful panorama.
(17 minutes / 13 km)http://trainduhautquercy.info
This cave is characterized by a prodigious mineral vegetation surrounding prehistoric paintings. The gallery is a historical monument since 1954.
(45 minutes / 35 km)http://www.grottesdecougnac.com
Zoo of Gramat
Situated in the heart of Regional Natural Park of the Quercy, between Rocamadour and Padirac, you can discover around 150 different species on nearly 40 hectares.
(25 minutes / 21 km)http://www.gramat-parc-animalier.com
Pech Merle Cave
You can discover prehistoric paintings, engravings, 70 authentic figurations: animal and human (1 km long gallery and 7 rooms). Visit : 1h00.
(1h06 minutes / 63 km)http://en.pechmerle.com
Lascaux is one the most important palaeolithic cave decorated by many and aesthetic quality of its work. The reproduction of Lascaux which has just been completed, opened in December 2016 within the International Center of Parietal Art at Montignac.
(55minutes / 51 km)http://www.lascaux.culture.fr/?lng=en