IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of local highlights.
For detailed visitor information see Anglet travel guide
Location: 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: ville fleurie 4*;
Market days: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;
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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.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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)
Remarkable gardens Jardins de la villa Arnaga (16km); Parc du Sarrat (45km)
Sites of natural beauty Marais d'Orx (17km)
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
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