Lauzerte has been elected to L’un des Plus Beaux Villages de France. Or, one of the most beautiful villages of France. The characteristic mediaeval fortified town from the 12the century is situated on top of a steep hill. The Place des Bastides, the market place, is the beating heart of Lauzerte. Particularly during market days. You can buy delicious and honest products from the region, enjoy a drink at Café de Commerce (Art Deco style), visit the Église St. Barthélemy or stroll through the beautiful old town with its rich history.