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River Lot

South West of France

Savour the River Lot's enchanting natural beauty

Trees line the shores of the scenic River Lot, giving way to medieval hilltop villages, lush vineyards and spectacular limestone cliffs amongst the wilderness. The river makes a unique venue for a barge holiday in France. Outdoor pursuits like cycling, swimming and fishing go hand in hand with fine dining, browsing in open-air markets and sightseeing at historic châteaux!
Great for... 
  • Medieval hilltop villages
  • Amazing scenery
  • Prehistoric caves
  • Swimming, fishing & kayaking
  • Local wine & gastronomy

Useful Info for the River Lot

Top 10 secret gems of the River Lot 

Château De Mercues wines
Cahors’s wine museum
The vineyards of Parnac
St-Cirq Lapopie’s jewellery
The castle of Cenevieres-sur-Larganol
11th-century chapel in Vers
Trekking paths near St. Gery
The Charttreaux Fountain
Arcambal’s brewery
The hanging tower of Cahors.

Similar Regions: 

If you like the look of Lot River, why not explore neighbouring destinations like Charente or Aquitaine.

Transfer Services

You can arrange taxi transfer between our bases and your airport or train station. Our base info documentation on our Plan your travel section will provide to you contact details & rates of local taxis.

Notes: In Ireland, we can arrange private transfers from/to main airports in advance – please ask your sales team for more details

Getting to: 
By road: 
  • Location Coordinates : E1° 21.72` / N44° 28.398`
  • Highway A20, exit #57 "Cahors Nord/Villeneuve-sur-Lot" (23 km away)
  • Highway A20, exit #58 "Cahors-Sud" (20 km away)
By train: 
  • Cahors (15 km)
By air: 
  • Bergerac (107 km)
  • Toulouse (125 km)
  • Bordeaux (232 km)