Bizanos tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bizanos: highlights and tourist information

Bizanos is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 2 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Bizanos is 653 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 23 km and Navarrenx at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bizanos, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Plan your visit to Bizanos

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More information about Bizanos & region

Markets in and near Bizanos

Local markets

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (1km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Monein: market Monday (19km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (24km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (25km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (29km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (33km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (33km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Bizanos, 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 Bizanos and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (24km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (34km); Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (41km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (35km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Momas (19km); Jardins du château de Viven (20km); Jardin Massey (35km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (25km); Vallée d'Ossau (34km); Col d'Aubisque (35km); Cirque du Litor (37km); Vallée d'Aspe (43km); Cirque du Lys (48km); Grottes de Médous (50km); Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (50km); Cirque de Saint-Engrace (50km); Gorges d'Ehujarre (52km); Gorges de Kakouetta (53km); Gorges de Kakoetta (53km); Col du Tourmalet (59km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (1km); Tarbes (35km); Hagetmau (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (19km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bizanos

Canton: Pau-Sud

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64320

Distance to Bizanos

from Pau (prefecture): 2 km

from Paris: 653 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 616 km

from Bordeaux: 173 km

from Strasbourg: 859 km

Getting here

Bizanos 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 Bizanos from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Bizanos): Aressy, Assat, Billere, Bordes, Gelos, Jurancon, Lee, Lons, Mazeres-Lezons, Meillon, Narcastet, Pau, Rontignon and Uzos.

This page in French: Visitez Bizanos