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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 former country house overlooking the valley of the Little Séoune, away from main roads of the region.

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, the Toulouse Blagnac airport is only an hour.

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

Standing guard at the end of the plateau, the village seemed born of the rock proudly overlooking the valley. Bastide classical in structure, it is organized around a square corner to alternating old stone houses and half-timbered houses. The streets intersect at right angles, including the streets of the lower town. At the village entrance, a large square of about 100 m square is planted with chestnut trees. It is called the square today.

The walls that surround the, offering magnificent views over the valleys and surrounding hills. Beauville, formerly Boville (city beef) resisted, apparently victorious at the headquarters of English during the 100 years war.

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 of the castle
View of the castle
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Square Square
Square Square
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Archambault Vencay Place
Archambault Vencay Place
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Lane Beauville
Lane Beauville
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Weather

Saturday 5 september
Min. 10°C - Max. 21°C
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Sunday 6 september
Min. 8°C - Max. 23°C
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Monday 7 september
Min. 9°C - Max. 24°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Discover the Lot Valley
Culture and education25 € to 32 € Penne-d'Agenais (16.1 km)
Renaissance Painting Course
Arts and Crafts35 € Villeneuve-sur-Lot (20 km)
Canoe, kayak, bicycle, all-terrain or mountain bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors5 € to 30 € Montayral (25 km)
Ayurvedic massage in Les Bories
Well-being60 € to 170 € Bagat-en-Quercy (28 km)
Horse ride
Nature and the great outdoors5 € to 25 € Clairac (41 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