Gite Pech Lapopie


Discover Saint Cirq and its surroundings through cultural and sporting activities.

Saint Cirq Lapopie

The medieval town of Saint-Cirq Lapopie, with thirteen listed historic buildings, is one of the most beautiful villages in France. Perched on a cliff three hundred feet above the river Lot, St. Cirq Lapopie is one of the most important sites in the Lot Valley.


Located 1Km from the gite

La plage

Supervised bathing beach on the banks of the Lot

Activities, catering and games on site, plus canoes to hire for a trip on this stretch of the Lot.

Fishing and slipway for boats.



Located 1Km from the gite

 The canal towpath

Often cut clean into the rock between St. Cirq Lapopie and Bouziès and along the river, this is a beautiful man-made trail with an original view of the natural world





Located 6Km from the gite

Lot Navigation

A wild and fascinating valley!

A succession of cliffs and caves await you around the tree-lined curves of the Lot.

A 74 km river for your total enjoyment!





Located 6Km from the gite

Castle of Cenevieres

At the heart of the Quercy Regional Natural Park of limestone Quercy, stands the Castle of Cénevières.

Immerse yourself in the history of one of the most beautiful Renaissance castles of Quercy, and just contemplate the Lot valley from its terraces.



Located 7Km from the gite


Kalapca Leisure is an open-air activity centre; canoes and kayaks, climbing, caving, adventure courses, canyoning, mountain biking, and rambling can be done for a discovery day or for a course of training.

Come and share some great times with us, surrounded by nature.



Located 8Km from the gite

Pech Merle grotto

Journey to the centre of the Earth in the caves of Pech Merle
A complete sample of natural geological formations, including successive prehistoric paintings and engravings many of which are more than 20,000 years old.

Mammoth, horse, bison, symbols, hand templates, human figures and footprints...



Located 10Km from the gite