Paris, the capital of France, is situated about 290 miles (467 kilometers) to the north of Gourdon.
Don't miss the chance to see the the Grottes de Cougnac while you are in Gourdon.
This region is a popular tourism destination. To find out why get out and explore the cities, towns and villages surrounding Gourdon. If you get the chance, drop in on Souillac, which is approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Gourdon. In Souillac, you can check out the Church of Sainte Marie and Musee de l'Automate. For more things to do, visit the Chateau de Castelnaud and Chateau des Milandes can all be found in and around Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, about 13 miles (21 kilometers) from Gourdon.
Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest of Gourdon is Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil, a regional city where you can explore Musee National de Prehistoire, Grotte de Font-de-Gaume and Chateau de Commarque. Grotte des Combarelles, Chateau de Laussel and Grotte du Grand Roc are just a few of the other interesting attractions on offer here.
On sunny days, why don't you discover Midi-Pyrenees' open-air markets?. Part the mists of time during your time in this area. Discover one of the castles for which this place is renowned.
Head outdoors and get amongst it in the area around Gourdon. Try rock climbing or give hiking a spin. Be sure to throw in comfortable shoes and sign up for one of the fascinating city walking tours, culinary tours and cycling tours.
When it is time to depart Gourdon, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros, and bid Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to this unique holiday spot.