Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 6 km from Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan

Visit Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan: highlights and tourist information

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Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port at 6 km and Saint-Palais at 23 km.

Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

The small village of Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port has a long established role on one of the...

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at 23 km (direction north-east)

Saint-Palais is a small town on the Bidouze river in the historic Navarre region...

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at 28 km (direction north-west)

Less visited than some of the traditional Basque villages here, Itxassou is very pleasant...

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at 30 km (direction north-west)

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for its thermal waters and the...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 31 km (direction north-west)

Home of red hot chillies, Espelette is a very traditional basque village in the...

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La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

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Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

The church in Ainhoa is a traditional Basque church with rows of balconies around...

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Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

Betwen sea and mountains, the basque village of Ainhoa is listed among the most...

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Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 33 km (direction north-east)

The church of Saint-André in Sauveterre is an interesting and charming roman style church...

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at 34 km (direction north-east)

The view from the terrace in front of the church in Sauveterre-de-Béarn is one...

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at 36 km (direction north-east)

Laas is a pretty village with a castle and roman style church in the...

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at 38 km (direction east-north-east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

See Navarrenx guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

Sare is one of several traditional Basque towns in the western Pyrenees, with lots...

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at 39 km (direction west-north-west)

Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is a small basque village with a popular leisure lake...

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Markets in and near Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan

  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (6km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (23km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (25km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (35km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (37km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (41km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (45km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (45km)

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Tourist attractions near Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan, France

What to do at Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Iraty (18km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (21km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (25km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (31km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (31km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (33km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (33km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan is in the south-west of France at 67 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan is 690 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan

Canton: Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64220

Distance to Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan

from Pau (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 690 km

from Calais: 897 km

from Nice: 683 km

from Bordeaux: 194 km

from Strasbourg: 916 km

Getting here

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 Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aincille, Behorleguy, Bussunarits-Sarrasquette, Bustince-Iriberry, Caro, Esterencuby, Gamarthe, Ibarrolle, Ispoure, Jaxu, Lacarre, Lecumberry, Mendive, Saint-Jean-le-Vieux, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port and Saint-Michel.

This page in French: Visiter Ahaxe-Alciette-Bascassan