Anglet travel guide
Visit Anglet: Highlights and Tourist Information
IMPORTANT: this is a summary of local highlights. For detailed visitor information see Anglet travel guide
Location: Anglet is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 95 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Anglet is 667 km from Paris and 868 km from the port at Calais).
Tourist classifications for Anglet: Village in bloom (fr: ville fleurie);
Market days in Anglet: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday; (markets take place in the morning unless indicated)
Popular places to visit near Anglet: these include Biarritz at 3 km and Bayonne at 4 km. Bayonne cathédrale St Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) is a listed heritage site at 3 km and Bayonne is a listed secteur sauvegarde at 3 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Anglet, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Anglet
Saint Jean de Luz 16km
La Rhune 21km
La Bastide-Clairence 22km
Note that all distances from Anglet shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Anglet holidays and travel
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Markets near Anglet
- Anglet: market every Thursday & Sunday (0km)
- Bayonne: market every Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (3km)
- Boucau: market every Saturday (5km)
- Bidart: market every Saturday (8km)
- Ustaritz: market every Saturday (10km)
- Labenne: market every Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only - (14km)
- Saint Jean de Luz: market every Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
- Ciboure: market every Sunday (16km)
- Cambo-les-Bains: market every Wednesday & Friday (16km)
- Urrugne: market every Thursday (20km)
Tourist attractions nearby
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 Anglet map below.
Heritage Site 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)
Remarkable Garden Jardins de la villa Arnaga (16km); Parc du Sarrat (45km)
Secteur Sauvegarde Bayonne (3km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Marais d'Orx (17km)
Map of places to visit near Anglet & Location Information
Distance to Anglet
from Pau (local prefecture): 95 km
from Paris: 667 km
from Calais: 868 km
from Nice: 708 km
from Bordeaux: 168 km
from Strasbourg: 912 km
* distances are direct not by road!
Pyrenees-Atlantiques 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.
This page in French: Visitez Anglet