Anglet tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Anglet in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Anglet: Highlights and Tourist Information

This page features a summary of highlights near Anglet that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information see the Anglet travel guide

Location of Anglet on map of France

Anglet is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 95 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Anglet is 667 km from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Anglet include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Biarritz at 3 km and Bayonne at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Anglet, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Anglet. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Map of places to visit near Anglet and location information

Markets in and near Anglet

Market days in Anglet: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

Local markets

  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (3km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (5km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (8km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (10km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (16km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Urrugne: market Thursday (20km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Anglet, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Anglet and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Heritage sites Bayonne cathédrale St Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (3km); Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km); Porte St Jacques - St Jean Pied-de-Port (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) Ainhoa (19km); Sare (19km); La Bastide-Clairence (22km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins de la villa Arnaga (16km); Parc du Sarrat (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Bayonne (3km)

Sites of natural beauty Marais d'Orx (17km); Vallée des Aldudes (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Anglet

Canton: Anglet

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64600

Distance to Anglet

from Pau (prefecture): 95 km

from Paris: 667 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 708 km

from Bordeaux: 168 km

from Strasbourg: 912 km

Getting here

Anglet is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into Biarritz airport (Bordeaux is another option). Allow at least 8 hours for the drive from the cross-channel ferries. For driving distances to Anglet from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have found 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Anglet): Arbonne, Arcangues, Bassussarry, Bayonne, Biarritz, Boucau, Saint-Pierre-d'Irube and Villefranque.

This page in French: Visitez Anglet

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