Lamayou tourism and travel guide
Visit Lamayou: highlights and tourist information
Lamayou is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 29 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Lamayou is 636 km from Paris).
Lamayou, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Lamayou. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Lamayou
More information about Lamayou & region
Markets in and near Lamayou
- Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (7km)
- Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (15km)
- Tarbes: market Thursday all day (16km)
- Marciac: market Wednesday (22km)
- Plaisance: market Thursday (26km)
- Pau: market every day except Sunday (29km)
- Riscle: market Friday (31km)
- Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (32km)
- Gan: market Wednesday (34km)
- Mirande: market Monday (38km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Lamayou, 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 Lamayou and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (37km); Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (40km); Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (61km)
National Monuments Marshall Foch house (19km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (18km); Jardins du château de Viven (29km); Jardin du château de Momas (34km); Palmeraie du Sarthou (38km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (34km); Grottes de Médous (41km); Gouffre d'Esparros (49km); Col d'Aubisque (52km); Vallée d'Ossau (54km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (34km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Lamayou
from Pau (prefecture): 29 km
from Paris: 636 km
from Calais: 853 km
from Nice: 589 km
from Bordeaux: 168 km
from Strasbourg: 833 km
Lamayou 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 Lamayou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Lamayou): Bentayou-Seree, Caixon, Casteide-Doat, Castera-Loubix, Escaunets, Labatut, Lucarre, Maure, Monsegur, Montaner, Nouilhan, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Pontiacq-Viellepinte, Saint-Lezer, Sanous, Talazac and Villenave-Pres-Bearn.
This page in French: Visitez Lamayou