Saint-Faust tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Faust: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Faust is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 8 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Faust is 658 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 15 km and Navarrenx at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Faust, 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-Faust. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


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More information about Saint-Faust & region

Markets in and near Saint-Faust

Local markets

  • Gan: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (7km)
  • Monein: market Monday (12km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (16km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (22km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (25km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (28km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Faust, 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-Faust and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (16km); Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (26km); Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (46km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (43km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Momas (20km); Jardins du château de Viven (23km); Jardin Massey (43km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (28km); Vallée d'Ossau (32km); Col d'Aubisque (34km); Cirque du Litor (37km); Vallée d'Aspe (37km); Cirque de Saint-Engrace (43km); Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (43km); Gorges d'Ehujarre (45km); Gorges de Kakoetta (46km); Gorges de Kakouetta (46km); Gorges d'Holzarté (48km); Gorges d'Holzarté (48km); Cirque du Lys (49km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (16km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (7km); Tarbes (42km); Hagetmau (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (22km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Faust

Canton: Jurançon

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64110

Distance to Saint-Faust

from Pau (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 658 km

from Calais: 872 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 175 km

from Strasbourg: 866 km

Getting here

Saint-Faust 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-Faust from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Faust): Artiguelouve, Aubertin, Billere, Gan, Jurancon, Lacommande, Laroin, Lasseube and Lons.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Faust