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Beauville

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Lot-et-Garonne

Beauville - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Lot-et-Garonne
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Located on a rocky outcrop in the Pays de Serres, the borders of Quercy, this small medieval village overlooking the valley of the Little Séoune, away from the main area of ​​communication routes.

The Tarn-et-Garonne is 5 km away and the towns of Agen and Villeneuve-sur-Lot are respectively at 25 and 30 km. In addition, Toulouse Blagnac airport is only an hour.

Etymology: Bovis Beauville comes from the Latin villa, villa or literally (wide area from Roman times) oxen; found on the heraldic emblem of the village. "Bou" is the beef in Gascon, the village would be called successively Bouville, then deformed in Boville, finally giving Beauville.

Standing guard at the end of the plateau, the village that grew up pretending rock proudly overlooking the valley. Beauville is organized around a place where alternate angles old stone houses and half-timbered houses. The streets intersect at right angles, including alleys of the lower town. At the entrance of the village, a large square of approximately 100 m square is planted with chestnut trees. Today called the square.

The walls that surround the, offering magnificent views over the valleys and surrounding hills. Beauville, formerly Boville (city beef) resisted, it seems victoriously to the English siege during the war 100 years.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBeauville
Postcode47470
Latitude44.2780080 (N 44° 16’ 41”)
Longitude0.8808400 (E 0° 52’ 51”)
AltitudeFrom 84m to 231m
Surface area23.17 km²
Population578 inhabitants
Density24 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAgen (28 km, 33 min)
Insee code47025
IntercommunalityCC Porte d'Aquitaine en Pays de Serres
DepartmentLot-et-Garonne
RegionAquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Blaymont5.2 km (11 min)
Engayrac5.5 km (8 min)
Saint-Amans-du-Pech6.8 km (11 min)
Bourg-de-Visa7.3 km (9 min)
Massels7.5 km (14 min)
Cauzac8 km (11 min)
Lacour9 km (15 min)
Frespech9.3 km (12 min)
Roquecor9.5 km (16 min)
Dondas9.8 km (15 min)
Saint-Robert10.3 km (16 min)
Saint-Beauzeil10.3 km (16 min)
Cassignas10.6 km (15 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Monuments

Events and festivities

Photos

View from Castle
View from Castle
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Archambault Vencay Place
Archambault Vencay Place
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Square Square
Square Square
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Alley Beauville
Alley Beauville
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view Castle
view Castle
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Church (© otpaps)
Church (© otpaps)
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Belfry (© otpaps)
Belfry (© otpaps)
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Weather

Monday 5 december
Min. 15°C - Max. 15°C
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Tuesday 6 december
Min. 14°C - Max. 14°C
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Wednesday 7 december
Min. 13°C - Max. 13°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Canoe, kayak, bicycle, all-terrain or mountain bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors5 € to 30 € Montayral (25 km)
Canoe or kayak on the Tarn
Nature and the great outdoors8 € to 30 € Moissac (26 km)
Ayurvedic massage in Les Bories
Well-being60 € to 170 € Bagat-en-Quercy (28 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Around the fortified town of Montcabrier
HikeEasy1h30Montcabrier (33 km)
Cancon - Moulinet
HikeAthletic4h15Cancon (35 km)
Agen Tulips Outing
HikeEasy3h00Villebramar (43 km)
Around Tombeboeuf Lake
HikeEasy1h45Tombeboeuf (43 km)
Village of Arcambal along the Lot
HikeEasy1h00Arcambal (54 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels