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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Lot

Prayssac - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Lot

Prayssac is located in the hills north of the Lot. Around the village you will find the vineyards of Cahors wine (AOC) and several farms that produce the famous foie gras.

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude44.5038520 (N 44° 30’ 14”)
Longitude1.1881240 (E 1° 11’ 17”)
AltitudeFrom 80m to 284m
Surface area24.05 km²
Population2616 inhabitants
Density108 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCahors (29 km, 32 min)
Insee code46225
IntercommunalityCC de la Vallée du Lot et du Vignoble

Nearest cities & towns

Castelfranc3.1 km (4 min)
Pescadoires3.2 km (5 min)
Anglars-Juillac4.2 km (5 min)
Lagardelle4.7 km (8 min)
Puy-l'Évêque4.9 km (7 min)
Bélaye6.9 km (10 min)
Labastide-du-Vert7.2 km (7 min)
Grézels7.2 km (11 min)
Albas7.4 km (9 min)
Les Junies7.6 km (8 min)
Pomarède7.7 km (11 min)
Vire-sur-Lot9.3 km (12 min)
Frayssinet-le-Gélat9.9 km (16 min)
Duravel10.5 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

The walk of dolmens, which is a listed "Historical Heritage". A shaded walk fifteen kilometers.

Activities for children: hiking with llamas and donkeys between Prayssac and Puy l'Eveque.

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

In midsummer, a very friendly night market.


The village seen from the Prayssac Theron
The village seen from the Prayssac Theron
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Theron's Castle
Theron's Castle
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Walk with donkeys and llama
Walk with donkeys and llama
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Meeting with Lama
Meeting with Lama
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Ayurvedic massage in Les Bories
Well-being60 € to 170 € Bagat-en-Quercy (12.8 km)
Canoe, kayak, bicycle, all-terrain or mountain bike hire
Nature and the great outdoors5 € to 30 € Montayral (15.8 km)
Maiden flight and microlight lessons
Sports sensations45 € to 159 € Pays-de-Belvès (34 km)
Canoe or kayak hire in the Dordogne
Sports sensations10 € to 23 € Groléjac (36 km)
Visit an Impressionist painter’s studio
Arts and CraftsFreeBeynac-et-Cazenac (38 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Around the fortified town of Montcabrier
HikeEasy1h30Montcabrier (9.9 km)
Village of Arcambal along the Lot
HikeEasy1h00Arcambal (26 km)
Saint-Cirq-Lapopie - Bouziès
Car itineraryEasy5h00Arcambal (26 km)
Balade N°1 de la Cité Médiévale de Gourdon
HikeEasy20 minGourdon (30 km)
Between walled towns and abbeys
HikeEasy5h00Saint-Avit-Sénieur (42 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals