Montaner tourism and travel guide
Visit Montaner: highlights and tourist information
Montaner is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 30 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Montaner is 639 km from Paris).
Montaner, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Montaner. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Montaner
More information about Montaner & region
Markets in and near Montaner
- Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (7km)
- Tarbes: market Thursday all day (12km)
- Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (14km)
- Marciac: market Wednesday (24km)
- Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (28km)
- Pau: market every day except Sunday (30km)
- Plaisance: market Thursday (30km)
- Gan: market Wednesday (33km)
- Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (34km)
- Riscle: market Friday (35km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Montaner, 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 Montaner 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) (33km); Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)
National Monuments Marshall Foch house (14km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (14km); Jardins du château de Viven (32km); Jardin du château de Momas (37km); Palmeraie du Sarthou (41km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (31km); Grottes de Médous (36km); Gouffre d'Esparros (45km); Cirque du Litor (49km); Col d'Aubisque (49km); Vallée d'Ossau (52km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (32km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Montaner
from Pau (prefecture): 30 km
from Paris: 639 km
from Calais: 857 km
from Nice: 588 km
from Bordeaux: 172 km
from Strasbourg: 835 km
Montaner 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 Montaner from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 19 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Montaner): Andrest, Bentayou-Seree, Casteide-Doat, Escaunets, Gayan, Lagarde, Lamayou, Maure, Oroix, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Pontiacq-Viellepinte, Pujo, Saint-Lezer, Sanous, Siarrouy, Talazac, Tarasteix and Vic-en-Bigorre.
This page in French: Visitez Montaner