Aast tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aast: highlights and tourist information

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Aast is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 22 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Aast is 647 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tarbes at 15 km and Lourdes at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aast, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aast in .

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


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Map of places to visit near Aast

Markets in and near Aast

  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (14km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (16km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (22km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (22km)
  • Rabastens-de-Bigorre: market Monday (23km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (32km)
  • Marciac: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (36km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Aast, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Aast, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aast.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (15km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (22km)
  • Grottes de Médous (34km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (40km)
  • Cirque du Litor (40km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (43km)
  • Gouffre d'Esparros (45km)
  • Cirque du Lys (45km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (46km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Tarbes (14km)
  • Pau (22km)
  • Hagetmau (57km)
  • Ordan-Larroque (63km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (23km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aast

Canton: Montaner

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64460

Distance to Aast

from Pau (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 647 km

from Calais: 865 km

from Nice: 596 km

from Bordeaux: 177 km

from Strasbourg: 845 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arrien, Eslourenties-Daban, Ger, Lombia, Lourenties, Luquet, Oroix, Ponson-Debat-Pouts, Ponson-Dessus, Saubole, Seron and Urost.

This page in French: Visiter Aast