Maure tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maure in Pyrenees-Atlantiques



Visit Maure: highlights and tourist information

Maure is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 26 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Maure is 636 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 21 km and Pau at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Maure, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Maure. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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More information about Maure & region

Markets in and near Maure

Local markets

  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (11km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (18km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (19km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (26km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (27km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (30km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (32km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (40km)

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

Heritage sites Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km); Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (38km); Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km); Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (58km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (21km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (20km); Jardins du château de Viven (26km); Jardin du château de Momas (31km); Palmeraie du Sarthou (38km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (33km); Grottes de Médous (42km); Gouffre d'Esparros (51km); Vallée d'Ossau (52km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Tarbes (19km); Pau (26km); Hagetmau (52km); Ordan-Larroque (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maure

Canton: Montaner

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64460

Distance to Maure

from Pau (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 636 km

from Calais: 854 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 167 km

from Strasbourg: 836 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Maure): Anoye, Baleix, Bedeille, Bentayou-Seree, Casteide-Doat, Castera-Loubix, Escaunets, Labatut, Lamayou, Lucarre, Momy, Monsegur, Montaner, Peyrelongue-Abos, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Pontiacq-Viellepinte, Samsons-Lion, Sanous, Sedze-Maubecq and Villenave-Pres-Bearn.

This page in French: Visitez Maure