Coarraze tourism and travel guide

Photo of Coarraze in Pyrenees-Atlantiques



Visit Coarraze: highlights and tourist information

Coarraze is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 18 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Coarraze is 663 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 19 km and Saint-Savin at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Coarraze, France: places to visit and attractions

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


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More information about Coarraze & region

Markets in and near Coarraze

Local markets

  • Gan: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (18km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (19km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (26km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (31km)
  • Monein: market Monday (33km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (36km)

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

Heritage sites Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (25km); Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km); Aragnouet chapelle des templiers (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (55km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (25km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (26km); Jardins du château de Viven (35km); Jardin du château de Momas (36km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (8km); Col d'Aubisque (23km); Cirque du Litor (24km); Vallée d'Ossau (26km); Cirque du Lys (32km); Grottes de Médous (35km); Pont d'Espagne (36km); Vallée d'Aspe (39km); Cirque du Marcadau (39km); Col du Tourmalet (42km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (18km); Tarbes (26km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (6km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coarraze

Canton: Nay-Est

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64800

Distance to Coarraze

from Pau (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 663 km

from Calais: 879 km

from Nice: 608 km

from Bordeaux: 187 km

from Strasbourg: 862 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Coarraze): Asson, Baudreix, Benejacq, Beuste, Boeil-Bezing, Borderes, Bourdettes, Igon, Lagos, Lestelle-Betharram, Mirepeix, Montaut, Pardies-Pietat and Saint-Abit.

This page in French: Visitez Coarraze