Saint-Abit tourism and travel guide
Visit Saint-Abit: highlights and tourist information
Saint-Abit is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 12 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Abit is 660 km from Paris).
Saint-Abit, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saint-Abit. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques
Map of places to visit near Saint-Abit
More information about Saint-Abit & region
Markets in and near Saint-Abit
- Gan: market Wednesday (8km)
- Pau: market every day except Sunday (12km)
- Castet: market Thursday (18km)
- Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (24km)
- Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (26km)
- Monein: market Monday (26km)
- Tarbes: market Thursday all day (30km)
- Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (31km)
- Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
- Bedous: market Thursday (34km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Abit, 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 Saint-Abit and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (26km); Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (39km)
National Monuments Marshall Foch house (30km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château de Viven (29km); Jardin du château de Momas (30km); Jardin Massey (30km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (14km); Col d'Aubisque (26km); Vallée d'Ossau (27km); Cirque du Litor (28km); Cirque du Lys (37km); Vallée d'Aspe (38km); Grottes de Médous (41km); Pont d'Espagne (41km); Cirque du Marcadau (44km); Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (49km); Cirque de Saint-Engrace (49km); Col du Tourmalet (49km); Gorges d'Ehujarre (50km)
Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (26km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (9km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Saint-Abit
from Pau (prefecture): 12 km
from Paris: 660 km
from Calais: 876 km
from Nice: 613 km
from Bordeaux: 183 km
from Strasbourg: 862 km
Saint-Abit 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 Saint-Abit from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 16 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Abit): Assat, Baliros, Baudreix, Beuste, Boeil-Bezing, Borderes, Bordes, Bosdarros, Bourdettes, Coarraze, Haut-de-Bosdarros, Igon, Lagos, Mirepeix, Narcastet and Pardies-Pietat.
This page in French: Visitez Saint-Abit