Borderes tourism and travel guide
Visit Borderes: highlights and tourist information
Borderes is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 16 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Borderes is 659 km from Paris).
Borderes, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Borderes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Borderes
More information about Borderes & region
Markets in and near Borderes
- Gan: market Wednesday (14km)
- Pau: market every day except Sunday (16km)
- Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (19km)
- Castet: market Thursday (22km)
- Tarbes: market Thursday all day (25km)
- Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)
- Monein: market Monday (32km)
- Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (32km)
- Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (34km)
- Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Borderes, 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 Borderes and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (26km); Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (32km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)
National Monuments Marshall Foch house (24km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (25km); Jardins du château de Viven (31km); Jardin du château de Momas (33km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (12km); Col d'Aubisque (27km); Cirque du Litor (28km); Vallée d'Ossau (29km); Cirque du Lys (36km); Grottes de Médous (36km); Pont d'Espagne (40km); Vallée d'Aspe (42km); Cirque du Marcadau (43km); Col du Tourmalet (44km); Gouffre d'Esparros (49km)
Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (32km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (9km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Borderes
from Pau (prefecture): 16 km
from Paris: 659 km
from Calais: 875 km
from Nice: 607 km
from Bordeaux: 184 km
from Strasbourg: 858 km
Borderes 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 Borderes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 16 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Borderes): Baudreix, Benejacq, Beuste, Boeil-Bezing, Bordes, Bourdettes, Coarraze, Espoey, Gomer, Hours, Igon, Labatmale, Lagos, Lucgarier, Mirepeix and Saint-Abit.
This page in French: Visitez Borderes