The Land of Salviac in Bouriane lies in the Lot, between Quercy and Périgord. 40 km north-west of Cahors and 30 km south of Sarlat, a country soothing and full of charm is offered to you.
Salviac, capital of Canton, lies in a green valley at the confluence of two streams charming: the Easter and Ourajou. You are on the Chemin de St Jacques de Compostela (GR652) (variant of Rocamadour La Romieu).
The gastronomic specialties of the country are derivatives of duck and goose (pâté, foie gras, cracklings ...)
The church of Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur of Salviac, Romanesque-Gothic edifice was rebuilt about 1280 on the initiative of the future Pope John XXII. Its roof is covered with slate (stone slabs), cover typical of the Quercy-Perigord.
The Chapel of Our Lady of the Olm (fifteenth century).
The Chateau Lacoste (private, do not visit).
The fountain coping 16th century
The Museum of Agricultural Machinery Bouriane:
Open from May to September: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 14h to 19h and Sundays from 10h to 12h and 14h to 19h.
July and August: daily from 14h to 19h.
Off season: by appointment at +33 5 65 41 56 18 (site), +33 5 65 21 62 33 or +33 6 81 09 98 05.
Dégagnac: Chateau de Lantis (private visits by appointment on +33 5 65 41 11 47), water.
Lavercantière: Private castle (not open to visitors, open for Heritage Days), Romanesque churches of St Martin and St Quirin; sensitive natural areas of the Landes Frau interpretation to discover with the fauna and flora.
Léobard: New Abbey, Cistercian Abbey of the 13th century
Rampoux: Romanesque church with frescos from the 15th century
Thédirac: castle tower with octagonal Renaissance window (do not visit); church fortified Roman-Gothic chapel (eighteenth century).
Small Rural Heritage: gariottes, cazelles, washing, ovens, mills.
Route Plans Country Bouriane water (swimming, fishing and other water activities).
Walking Trails in the Land of Salviac (guide available at the Tourist Office).
GR 652 variant of the path of St Jacques de Compostela (Figeac, Rocamadour-La Romieu).
Trails Interpretive Frau in Lavercantière.
Guided walks in summer (ask at the Tourist Office).
Landscapes of oak and chestnut trees - Petit plateau.