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Sarpourenx tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Sarpourenx in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo of Orthez at 6 km from Sarpourenx

Visit Sarpourenx: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location: 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: these include Orthez at 6 km and Salies-de-Bearn at 17 km . For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sarpourenx tourism: selected places to visit 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.

photo of Salies-de-Bearn
Salies-de-Bearn 17km
photo of Sauveterre-de-Bearn
Sauveterre-de-Bearn 19km
photo of Oloron-Sainte-Marie
Oloron-Sainte-Marie 30km
photo of La Bastide-Clairence
La Bastide-Clairence 44km
photo of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port
Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port 53km

Map of places to visit near Sarpourenx and location information

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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)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (31km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (33km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (37km)
  • Dax: market Sunday & Saturday (39km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (40km)
  • Saint-Paul-les-Dax: market Thursday - seasonal market only (40km)

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)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Momas (22km); Jardins du château de Viven (27km); Parc du Sarrat (39km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Hagetmau (24km); Pau (33km)

zoo 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

Close by

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

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.

This page in French: Visitez Sarpourenx



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