Capdenac-le-Haut

Within a stone's throw from Figeac, the medieval fortress of Capdenac-le-Haut is built high up more than 110 meter above a meander of the Lot river. The village is also one of the most important Gallo-Roman site of the region, known as the seat of the last Caesar's battle in Gaul.

+ d'infos : www.capdenac-lot.fr

Information : Capdenac Tourist Office - Tel : +33 (0)5 65 38 32 26 /
Pays de Figeac Tourist Office - Tel + 33 (0)5 65 34 06 25


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Must-sees and Must-dos

  • The dungeon : museum of History and Prehistory
  • The Fontaine des Anglais
  • The "Five Senses" medieval garden
  • The guided visit of the village

Themes

  • Castles and ramparts : dungeon, fortified doors and ramparts
  • Panoramas : Views of the Lot valley from the dungeon and the terrace of Sault
  • Unusual sights : Caesar's Fountain and Gallic well

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