Montaner tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montaner: highlights and tourist information

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Montaner is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques, Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 30 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Montaner is 639 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maubourguet at 14 km and Tarbes at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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 in . 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

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)

More information about Montaner, Aquitaine

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!

Heritage sites

  • Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (33km) [Map]
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km) [Map]

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (14km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (14km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Viven (32km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Momas (37km) [Map]
  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (41km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (31km) [Map]
  • Grottes de Médous (36km) [Map]
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (45km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Litor (49km) [Map]
  • Col d'Aubisque (49km) [Map]
  • Vallée d'Ossau (52km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (32km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montaner

Canton: Montaner

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64460

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

Getting here

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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from 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