Cuqueron tourism and travel guide
Visit Cuqueron: highlights and tourist information
Cuqueron is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 15 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Cuqueron is 655 km from Paris).
Cuqueron, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Cuqueron. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Cuqueron
More information about Cuqueron & region
Markets in and near Cuqueron
- Monein: market Monday (2km)
- Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
- Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (9km)
- Pau: market every day except Sunday (15km)
- Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (15km)
- Gan: market Wednesday (16km)
- Navarrenx: market Wednesday (17km)
- Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (17km)
- Aramits: market Sunday (26km)
- Orthez: market Tuesday (27km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Cuqueron, 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 Cuqueron and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (15km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (19km); Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km); Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Momas (17km); Jardins du château de Viven (22km); Parc du Sarrat (59km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (38km); Vallée d'Ossau (39km); Vallée d'Aspe (41km); Col d'Aubisque (42km); Cirque de Saint-Engrace (42km); Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (42km); Gorges d'Ehujarre (44km); Gorges de Kakoetta (44km); Gorges de Kakouetta (44km); Cirque du Litor (46km); Gorges d'Holzarté (46km); Gorges d'HolzartÃ© (46km); Forêt d'Iraty (56km)
Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (15km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (15km); Hagetmau (38km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (31km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Cuqueron
from Pau (prefecture): 15 km
from Paris: 655 km
from Calais: 868 km
from Nice: 632 km
from Bordeaux: 169 km
from Strasbourg: 868 km
Cuqueron 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 Cuqueron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Cuqueron