Sarpourenx tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Sarpourenx in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Sarpourenx: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Sarpourenx on map of France

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).

Popular places to visit nearby include Salies-de-Bearn at 17 km and Sauveterre-de-Bearn at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sarpourenx, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sarpourenx. 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 Sarpourenx and location information

More information about Sarpourenx & region

Pyrenees-Atlantiques (local department)

Aquitaine (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Sarpourenx

Local markets

  • 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)

Most beautiful villages in France (see also beautiful French villages) La Bastide-Clairence (44km)

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Sarpourenx

Canton: Lagor

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64300

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

Getting here

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.

We have 11 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sarpourenx): Argagnon, Balansun, Biron, Castetis, Castetner, Lacq, Loubieng, Maslacq, Mesplede, Mont and Orthez.

This page in French: Visitez Sarpourenx

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