Gourdon

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Gourdon
TownGourdon
Insee code46127
Postcode46300
Latitude44.7367880
Longitude1.3818670
AltitudeFrom 130 to 323 meters
Surface45.56 km²
Population4638 inhabitants
Density101 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsLe Vigan at 5.2 km (8 min)
Chief townCahors (at 46 km, 45 min)Payrignac at 5.2 km (8 min)
DepartmentLotSaint-Clair at 7.4 km (11 min)
RegionMidi-PyrénéesSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Let tell you the story of Gourdon, medieval city which has kept all the accents of the Middle Age fortified gate, narrow and winding streets, timbered houses ...

From the esplanade of the castle at the top of the hill, engaging the eye rolling landscapes of Bouriane and Perigord.

Let you enjoy the products and local specialties, the Land of truffles and foie gras.


SIGHTSEEING

  • The fortified gate.
  • The narrow and winding streets.
  • The half-timbered houses.
  • The esplanade of the castle at the top of the hill, with its view over the rolling hills of Bouriane and Perigord.
  • Guided tours of the medieval city: information from the Tourist Office at Gourdon +33 5 65 27 52 50.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Gourdon
Information pointsInter-communal Tourist Office of Gourdon
MonumentsChurch Saint-Pierre

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Fairs and Markets:
  • Frequently, every first and third Tuesdays of each month, on the city tour.
  • Weekly market every Saturday morning, place du General de Gaulle.
  • Country Farmers' Market in July and August, every Thursday, up Chestnut.
  • Festivals and Events:
  • Grand garage sale every year on May 1, Boulevard Galiot Genouillace.
  • Great antique fair every year on July 14 on the tour.
  • Happy Days Gospel Festival in July.
  • The Medieval Gourdon: big medieval festival, every year the first weekend of August.
  • The Feast of Bread Lafontade (common Gourdon).

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Canoe or kayak hire in the DordogneNature and the outdoorsFrom 13 € to 21 €Carsac-Aillac (14.3 km)
Bicycle hire at the heart of Black PérigordNature and the outdoorsFrom 10 € to 140 €Castelnaud-la-Chapelle (19.9 km)

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PHOTOS

Saint-Pierre and Jardin du SénéchalSaint-Pierre and Jardin du Sénéchal
 
Gourdon, medievalGourdon, medieval
The SeneschalThe Seneschal
 
Our Lady of the SnowsOur Lady of the Snows
Garden SénéchalGarden Sénéchal
 
Door CavaignacDoor Cavaignac
Esplanade GourdonEsplanade Gourdon
  

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WEATHER

Monday 22 December
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Min. -4°C - Max. 6°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -4°C - Max. 9°C
Wednesday 24 December
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantHostellerie de la Bouriane  
8.4
Gourdon
The Hostellerie de la Bouriane is a large old Quercy. Operated by the same family since 1898, and is the image of the region: welcoming, friendly, comfortable, generous and authentic....
Located in Gourdon37 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLe Clos des Sens  
8.2
Le Vigan
Le Clos des Sens offers to your taste buds upside down! Each dish is like a new experience which begins work the restaurant team. With success! In the room, Damien is organized. This...
Located 4.5 km from Gourdon30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantL'Esplanade  
8.6
Domme
L'Esplanade the terrace in the medieval city of Domme, it dominates the valley of the Dordogne and the dizzying maze of the river. 450 000 years of history, that makes modest. So here...
Located 15.2 km from Gourdon43 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsChambres d'hôtes du Paradis    
9.3
Gourdon
With 4 beautiful cottages discounts up to date, private bathrooms in each room (hair dryer, kettle, with bag, coffee, tea, herbal tea) available cot and high chair. Jacquie been welcoming...
Located in Gourdon56 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLa Métairie des Songes    
9.7
Gourdon
A charming house with shaded gardens and south-facing terrace overlooking a beautiful valley with magnificent views of the forest. With 14 years of restaurant experience (at Michelin...
Located in GourdonFrom 58 € to 76 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLe moulin des fumades    
9.8
Payrignac
Between Lot and Dordogne in the South west of France, the Valton's family welcomes you to their property of 3 hectares the Moulin des Fumades in 3 bedrooms furnished in an old restored...
Located 3.3 km from GourdonFrom 80 € to 85 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsGite des plaines  
10
Saint-Chamarand
Halfway between Sarlat and Rocamadour, the cottage Plains welcomes you in the heart of Bourian country known for its cultural and gastronomic riches. Nestled in greenery, you will devote...
Located 6.8 km from GourdonFrom 300 € to 950 € per week 
House for 8 personsMaiso de Lantis   NEW
Dégagnac
Holiday rental sleeps 8 with private pool in Degagnac in the Lot (46), near Saint Martin de Nabirat and the Dordogne (24). The house has been renovated in 2010 and has kept its ancient...
Located 7 km from GourdonFrom 650 € to 1500 € per week 
Villa for 14 personsLes fêtes de noel à sarlat rocamadour  
8
Payrac
On the axis ------- rocamadour Sarlat. I am asking I'm calling 0674900778 / 0581257077. --------------- from 10am to 22pm. ------------------------------------------------- i leave...
Located 9.6 km from GourdonFrom 900 € to 1750 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
25 places over 2 haCampingleparadis    
9.1
Gourdon
Between Sarlat and Rocamadour paradise welcomes you in a green and friendly atmosphere.
Located in GourdonFrom 8.50 € to 13.50 € per day 
16 places over 1 haCamping les charmes    
9.8
Sainte-Mondane
Camping in Perigord, quiet. 3 daisies. Near caves, castles, swimming, fishing, bicycle...
Located 12.6 km from Gourdon 
70 places over 27 haDomaine de la Faurie    
8
Séniergues
 Set around a traditional pigeon house, the Domaine de la Faurie welcomes you to 27 ha arranged on the heights of a hill - a perfect spot to admire the stunning panoramic views over...
Located 13.1 km from GourdonFrom 15 € to 25.30 € per day 

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HOTELS

Hostellerie de la Bouriane - Hotel in GourdonHostellerie de la Bouriane     
8.5
Gourdon
Hostellerie de la Bouriane is in the former mediaeval town of Gourdon. Its spacious rooms have LCD TV with cable/satellite channels and free Wi-Fi internet access. Guests of the Hostellerie...
Located in GourdonRoom from 85 €
Hôtel Restaurant La Promenade - Hotel in GourdonHôtel Restaurant La Promenade  
Gourdon
Offering a restaurant, Hôtel Restaurant La Promenade is located in Gourdon. Free WiFi access is available. Each room here will provide you with a TV and satellite channels. There is...
Located in GourdonRoom from 54 €
L'Orange Tree - Hotel in GourdonL'Orange Tree  
Gourdon
A 2-star hotel located in Gourdon, L'Orange Tree offers free WiFi access. Guests will also enjoy the summer shared lounge and terrace, as well as the on-site restaurant. Each room at...
Located in GourdonRoom from 59 €

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Hôtel Campanile Cahors
This Campanile Hotel is situated 3 km from Cahors town centre and is only a 5-minute drive from the A20 motorway. It offers air-conditioned accommodation...
Lot
Hôtel Le Saint Cirq
Hotel Saint-Cirq is located in the heart of the Causses du Quercy Natural Park in front of St. Cirq Lapopie. It offers a...
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