Cuqueron tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Cuqueron in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Cuqueron: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Cuqueron on map of France

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 15 km and Orthez at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cuqueron, France: places to visit, tourism 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.

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Map of places to visit near Cuqueron and location information

More information about Cuqueron & region

Pyrenees-Atlantiques (local department)

Aquitaine (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Cuqueron

Local markets

  • 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'Holzarté (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

Geographical Information

Commune: Cuqueron

Canton: Monein

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64360

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

Getting here

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.

We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Cuqueron): Abos, Arbus, Aubertin, Aussevielle, Denguin, Lacommande, Lahourcade, Monein, Nogueres, Parbayse, Pardies, Siros and Tarsacq.

This page in French: Visitez Cuqueron

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