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Walks and hikes

Hiking around the Grand Cahors region will take you through varied and contrasting landscapes - the mineral world of Quercy limestone to the gentle green hills of la Vallée Vert.

 

As the road twists and turns you'll discover all the richness of our rural heritage, heir to a rich local history with priories and chapels, a long agricultural tradition (gariottes and cazelles). The countryside also plays host to a rare flora which is a precious and fragile natural heritage to be enjoyed by the visitor roaming our pathways...

 

Grand Cahors hiking trails are listed : print them out or browse the full guide :


Round walks via the Mont Saint Cyr in Cahors 5,7kms 2hrs

Round walk on the hilltops above Pradines 12kms 4 hrs (7kms from Cahors)

The Prior's path in Catus 8kms 2hrs 30mins (17km from Cahors)

The limestone cliff path in Crayssac 7kms 2hrs 15mins (16kms from Cahors)

A Vercingetory in the village of Vers 14,7kms 4hrs 15mins (14km east of Cahors)

In the footsteps of André Breton in Bouziès 8kms 3hrs (28kms east of Cahors near St Cirq Lapopie)

 

 

You can find others walking paths in this website about the Lot >> 

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  • Circuit de Blay

    Length of the route : 11.3 km

    Histoire du vin rare du Causse : C’est sur le plateau calcaire, environ 300 mètres au dessus de la rivière Lot, qu’était autrefois implantée la majeure partie du vignoble de Cahors. ...

    4h average
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  • Towpath along the Lot

    Length of the route : 9.3 km

    Enjoy a level walk along towpath beside the Lot from the foot of Saint-Cirq Lapopie to the village of Bouziès. - Start from Bouzies park to the lock (45min) - Start from Bouzies park to ...

    2h30 easy
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  • Views points circuit

    Length of the route : 33.8 km

    Malgré un dénivelé important, le circuit se concentre sur deux montées qui se font sur la route. Excepté ces difficultés, les points de vues et les vignes rendent ce circuit très ...

    3h average
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  • Circuit des saveurs

    Length of the route : 10.3 km

    Histoire : le village doit son nom à son emplacement, à la source du ruisseau du Boulou. Dans la vallée très légèrement vallonnée, Fontanes s’enorgueillit de son église. L’Eglise ...

    2h45 average
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  • Allons voir si la Rauze

    Length of the route : 8.7 km

    La commune : Située au cœur du Quercy, cette commune concentre des lieux emblématiques tels que la vallée de la Rauze, des lavoirs, des sentiers de randonnées. Un patrimoine architectural ...

    2h30 average
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  • Les incontournables de Cahors

    Length of the route : 4.3 km

    A circuit in the city of Cahors to see most of the famous monuments

    2h30 easy
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