The village of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

The village of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Lot provides its visitors with exceptional tourist attractions. Besides the medieval treasures of Cahors, which is the capital of this department of the Languedoc-Roussillon, Midi-Pyrénées region, Lot is also home to an atypical and charming village, that of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie. Set in the Causses Nature Park, 30 km from Cahors, and like the latter, Saint-Cirq-Lapopie is a beautiful medieval village, although smaller. Indeed, it has an area of 18 km², with a population of 217 inhabitants recorded in 2013. The village of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie has a rich heritage for which it has been classified “Village préféré des Français” (France’s favorite village) in 2012.