Carennac Tourism, France

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Carennac is a commune in the Lot department in south-western France. Carennac belongs to the historical region of Quercy. A village lies in the fertile valley of the Dordogne River, nestled under the barren, parched plateau locally named 'le Causse'. Its most remarkable landmarks are a medieval priory, combining an 11th-century church and cloister, and a 16th-century castle, in which famous author of The Adventures of Telemachus, François Fénelon, lived from 1681 to 1685. The church features a remarkable tympanum, and the cloister a 15th-century "mise au tombeau".


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. in is an ideal destination for a vacation! A holiday in can generally be of 1-2 days.

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