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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Lot

Located in Midi-Pyrenees, in the Lot department, the municipality of Francoulès is part of the Urban Community of Greater Cahors.

Geographical information

Latitude44.5435560 (N 44° 32’ 37”)
Longitude1.4895190 (E 1° 29’ 22”)
AltitudeFrom 203m to 410m
Surface area13.61 km²
Population228 inhabitants
Density16 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCahors (15.3 km, 17 min)
Insee code46112
IntercommunalityCA du Grand Cahors

Nearest cities & towns

Valroufié4.6 km (8 min)
Saint-Pierre-Lafeuille4.8 km (5 min)
Cours5.7 km (7 min)
Nadillac6.4 km (11 min)
Maxou6.7 km (8 min)
Mechmont7.4 km (9 min)
Gigouzac8.9 km (9 min)
Cras9.1 km (13 min)
Laroque-des-Arcs9.8 km (14 min)
Ussel10 km (11 min)
Montamel10 km (16 min)
Boissières11.2 km (15 min)
Calamane11.5 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Visit the church Saint-Pierre-Liversou and the Church of St. Firmin.

Places of interest


Events and festivities

In late May, the association organizes a festival Rauze Green Green: The Ass in the Grass. This festival is a time of exchange and meeting to discuss environmental issues. It offers many activities (for children as well), hikes, a guided tour of Heritage Francoulès, a reception point and two bars. Information +33 5 65 30 78 82.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Ayurvedic massage in Les Bories
Well-being60 € to 170 € Bagat-en-Quercy (29 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the Dordogne
Sports sensations10 € to 23 € Groléjac (35 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the Dordogne
Sports sensations13 € to 21 € Carsac-Aillac (37 km)
Canoe, kayak, bicycle, all-terrain or mountain bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors5 € to 30 € Montayral (40 km)
Visit an Angora - Mohair goat farm
Arts and Crafts3 € Peyrillac-et-Millac (40 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Village of Arcambal along the Lot
HikeEasy1h00Arcambal (9.9 km)
Saint-Cirq-Lapopie - Bouziès
Car itineraryEasy5h00Arcambal (9.9 km)
Balade N°1 de la Cité Médiévale de Gourdon
HikeEasy20 minGourdon (23 km)
Malecargue Fountain Circuit
HikeIntermediate3h15Limogne-en-Quercy (28 km)
Alzou Gorges
HikeIntermediate5h00Gramat (32 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals