Igon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Igon: highlights and tourist information

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Igon is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques, Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 19 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Igon is 664 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lourdes at 18 km and Pau at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Igon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Igon 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 Igon

Markets in and near Igon

  • Gan: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (18km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (19km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (31km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Monein: market Monday (33km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (34km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Igon, Aquitaine

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (26km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (26km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Viven (36km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Momas (37km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (7km) [Map]
  • Col d'Aubisque (22km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Litor (23km) [Map]
  • Vallée d'Ossau (25km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Lys (31km) [Map]
  • Grottes de Médous (34km) [Map]
  • Pont d'Espagne (35km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Marcadau (38km) [Map]
  • Vallée d'Aspe (38km) [Map]
  • Col du Tourmalet (41km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (5km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Igon

Canton: Nay-Est

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64800

Distance to Igon

from Pau (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 664 km

from Calais: 880 km

from Nice: 608 km

from Bordeaux: 189 km

from Strasbourg: 863 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Igon): Asson, Baudreix, Benejacq, Borderes, Bourdettes, Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget, Coarraze, Lagos, Lestelle-Betharram, Mirepeix, Montaut and Saint-Abit.

This page in French: Visitez Igon