Nicknamed "The Little Venice Lozerienne " with its canals, La Canourgue and its 2,000 inhabitants is located along Lot river at the foot of the Causse of Sauveterre.
But in the past, it was Banassac which had enabled at the region to grow, thanks to the manufacture of ceramics in the gallo-roman period and Merovingian currencies .
Countries of the « lamb of Lozere », La Canourgue is today focused on business of new technologies.
You can discover along its canals its church Saint Martin which enabled the village to expand, clock tower of the 18th century, Saint Frezal chapel but also its castles, seats of the barons and lords of the Middle Age: Canilhac, Montjezieu or even Saint Saturnin.
Activities in La Canourgue :
- Aquaculture’s farm and « Aux saveurs d’Autre Foie » farm ;
- Golf ;
- Booz pond ;
- Clog of Malepeyre ;
- Canals, Clock Tower, Saint Frézal chapel ;
-Museum of money in Banassac ;
- Castles of Montjézieu, Canilhac and Saint Saturnin