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Borderes tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Borderes in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo of Pau at 16 km from Borderes

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 20 km and Tarbes at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Borderes, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

photo of Lourdes
Lourdes 20km
photo of Tarbes
Tarbes 24km
photo of Saint-Savin
Saint-Savin 27km
photo of Laruns
Laruns 29km
photo of Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Oloron-Sainte-Marie 31km
photo of Maubourguet
Maubourguet 36km
photo of Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Luz-Saint-Sauveur 41km
photo of Pyrenees National Parc
Pyrenees National Parc 42km
photo of Col du Tourmalet
Col du Tourmalet 45km
photo of Orthez
Orthez 54km

Map of places to visit near Borderes and location information

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More information about Borderes & region

Pyrenees-Atlantiques (local department)

Aquitaine (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Borderes

Local markets

  • 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)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (16km); Tarbes (25km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (9km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Borderes

Canton: Nay-Est

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64800

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

Getting here

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

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