Sarpourenx tourism and travel guide
Visit Sarpourenx: highlights and tourist information
Sarpourenx is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 32 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Sarpourenx is 645 km from Paris).
Sarpourenx, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sarpourenx. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Sarpourenx
More information about Sarpourenx & region
Markets in and near Sarpourenx
- Orthez: market Tuesday (7km)
- Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (8km)
- Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
- Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
- Amou: market Sunday (15km)
- Navarrenx: market Wednesday (15km)
- Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (17km)
- Monein: market Monday (18km)
- Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (24km)
- Saint-Palais: market Friday (30km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Sarpourenx, 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 Sarpourenx and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Eglise St Blaise (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (23km); Sorde l'Abbaye - abbaye St Jean (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (29km); Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km); Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km); Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km); Porte St Jacques - St Jean Pied-de-Port (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (54km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Momas (22km); Jardins du château de Viven (27km); Parc du Sarrat (39km)
Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (58km)
Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (31km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Hagetmau (24km); Pau (33km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (51km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Sarpourenx
from Pau (prefecture): 32 km
from Paris: 645 km
from Calais: 855 km
from Nice: 643 km
from Bordeaux: 154 km
from Strasbourg: 866 km
Sarpourenx 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 Sarpourenx from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sarpourenx