Lee tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Lee in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Lee: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Lee on map of France

Lee is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 6 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Lee is 652 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 27 km and Tarbes at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Lee, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Lee. 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 Lee and location information

More information about Lee & region

Pyrenees-Atlantiques (local department)

Aquitaine (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Lee

Local markets

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (6km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Monein: market Monday (24km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (26km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (28km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (29km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (30km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (30km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Lee, 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 Lee 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) (28km); Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (37km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (39km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (30km)

Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Viven (21km); Jardin du château de Momas (22km); Jardin Massey (30km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (22km); Col d'Aubisque (35km); Vallée d'Ossau (35km); Cirque du Litor (37km); Vallée d'Aspe (45km); Grottes de Médous (46km); Cirque du Lys (46km); Cirque de Saint-Engrace (54km); Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (54km); Col du Tourmalet (55km); Gorges d'Ehujarre (55km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (28km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (6km); Tarbes (30km); Hagetmau (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lee

Canton: Pau-Est

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64320

Distance to Lee

from Pau (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 652 km

from Calais: 867 km

from Nice: 611 km

from Bordeaux: 174 km

from Strasbourg: 856 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Lee): Andoins, Aressy, Artigueloutan, Assat, Bizanos, Bordes, Mazeres-Lezons, Meillon, Narcastet, Ouillon, Ousse, Rontignon, Sendets and Uzos.

This page in French: Visitez Lee

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