Soumoulou tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Soumoulou in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Visit Soumoulou: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Soumoulou on map of France

Soumoulou is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques (Aquitaine region) in the south-west of France at 14 km from Pau, the department capital. (General information: Soumoulou is 651 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 22 km and Lourdes at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Soumoulou, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

More information about Soumoulou & region

Pyrenees-Atlantiques (local department)

Aquitaine (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Soumoulou

Local markets

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (14km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (22km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (29km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (31km)
  • Monein: market Monday (32km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (34km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (35km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Soumoulou, 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 Soumoulou and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Heritage sites Ourdis-Cotdoussan église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km); Eglise, Oloron-Sainte-Marie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (35km)

National Monuments Marshall Foch house (22km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin Massey (22km); Jardins du château de Viven (26km); Jardin du château de Momas (29km)

Sites of natural beauty Grottes de Betharram (19km); Col d'Aubisque (34km); Cirque du Litor (36km); Vallée d'Ossau (36km); Grottes de Médous (38km); Cirque du Lys (43km); Vallée d'Aspe (48km); Col du Tourmalet (49km); Gouffre d'Esparros (50km)

Towns of Art and history Oloron-Sainte-Marie (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Pau (14km); Tarbes (22km); Hagetmau (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Zoo d'Asson (17km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Soumoulou

Canton: Pontacq

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 64420

Distance to Soumoulou

from Pau (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 651 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 852 km

Getting here

Soumoulou 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 Soumoulou from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Soumoulou): Andoins, Arrien, Artigueloutan, Barzun, Beuste, Boeil-Bezing, Eslourenties-Daban, Espechede, Espoey, Gomer, Hours, Limendous, Livron, Lourenties, Lucgarier, Nousty, Ouillon, Ousse, Saubole and Sendets.

This page in French: Visitez Soumoulou

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