Cescau tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cescau: highlights and tourist information

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Cescau is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques, Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 16 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Cescau is 644 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 16 km and Navarrenx at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cescau, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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Map of places to visit near Cescau

Markets in and near Cescau

  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (11km)
  • Monein: market Monday (12km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (17km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (26km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (28km)

More information about Cescau, Aquitaine

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

Heritage sites

  • Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (27km)
  • Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km) [Map]
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (37km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (39km) [Map]
  • Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km) [Map]
  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (58km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (7km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Viven (12km) [Map]
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (54km) [Map]
  • Parc du Sarrat (56km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (43km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pau (17km)
  • Hagetmau (28km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (37km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cescau

Canton: Arthez-de-Béarn

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64170

Distance to Cescau

from Pau (prefecture): 16 km

from Paris: 644 km

from Calais: 857 km

from Nice: 627 km

from Bordeaux: 159 km

from Strasbourg: 858 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Cescau): Abos, Arnos, Artix, Besingrand, Beyrie-en-Bearn, Bougarber, Boumourt, Casteide-Cami, Denguin, Doazon, Labastide-Cezeracq, Labastide-Monrejeau, Mazerolles, Momas, Serres-Sainte-Marie, Uzein and Viellenave-d'Arthez.

This page in French: Visitez Cescau