While it may be tempting to limit yourself to just the local sights when holidaying in Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, keep in mind that the surrounding region's abundance of natural sights, cities and towns are never more than a day trip away. Should you be searching for more ways to enjoy the region, head to the Cahors Cathedral and Place Jean-Jacques Chapou in and around Cahors, which lays roughly 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the east of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie.
Figeac is approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Saint-Cirq-Lapopie. This regional center includes a number of interesting things to do and see, including Hotel de la Monnaie, Champollion Museum and Place Carnot. Notre Dame du Puy and Church of Saint-Sauveur are a number of other places to see for those who have more time on their hands.
If you have great weather, take the time to explore Midi-Pyrenees' open-air markets. Discover some of the pieces of the region's rich cultural makeup at Midi-Pyrenees' wonderful history museums, art galleries and art museums.
One of the nicest ways to experience the wild open spaces in Midi-Pyrenees is to join for a hiking or mountain climbing tour. Dig out your snow gear and go snowboarding or cross-country skiing. Both of these are great options for locals and tourists alike.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last euros on last-minute mementos and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to the interesting people you've met and the places you've spent time.