Maure tourism and travel guide
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).
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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Map of places to visit near Maure
More information about Maure & region
Markets in and near Maure
- 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! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
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)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (32km)
Geography and distances
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
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