Bouriane landscape around Gourdon
A map of the Lot showing the group of Quercy / Bouriane communes in red
|Elevation||230 m (750 ft)|
Historically, Bouriane was part of the Quercy, an ancient province which extends up to the Dordogne River and neighbours the Périgord. The region is characterized by its sandy soils and gentle hills covered with forests where chestnut trees predominate.