Mirepeix tourism and travel guide
Visit Mirepeix: highlights and tourist information
Mirepeix is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 16 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Mirepeix is 661 km from Paris).
Mirepeix, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Mirepeix. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Mirepeix
More information about Mirepeix & region
Markets in and near Mirepeix
- Gan: market Wednesday (12km)
- Pau: market every day except Sunday (15km)
- Castet: market Thursday (19km)
- Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (19km)
- Tarbes: market Thursday all day (27km)
- Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (30km)
- Monein: market Monday (31km)
- Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
- Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (35km)
- Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Mirepeix, 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 Mirepeix 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) (27km); Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (43km)
National Monuments Marshall Foch house (27km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (27km); Jardins du château de Viven (32km); Jardin du château de Momas (33km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (11km); Col d'Aubisque (24km); Cirque du Litor (26km); Vallée d'Ossau (26km); Cirque du Lys (34km); Grottes de Médous (37km); Pont d'Espagne (38km); Vallée d'Aspe (39km); Cirque du Marcadau (41km); Col du Tourmalet (45km)
Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (30km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (7km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Mirepeix
from Pau (prefecture): 16 km
from Paris: 661 km
from Calais: 878 km
from Nice: 609 km
from Bordeaux: 185 km
from Strasbourg: 861 km
Mirepeix 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 Mirepeix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Mirepeix): Asson, Baliros, Baudreix, Benejacq, Beuste, Boeil-Bezing, Borderes, Bordes, Bourdettes, Coarraze, Igon, Lagos, Lucgarier, Pardies-Pietat and Saint-Abit.
This page in French: Visitez Mirepeix