Lee tourism and travel guide
Visit Lee: highlights and tourist information
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).
Lee, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Lee. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Lee
More information about Lee & region
Markets in and near Lee
- 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)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (18km)
Geography and distances
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
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