Anglet tourism and travel guide

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Visit Anglet: highlights and tourist information

Travel Guide  To Visit  Attractions 

France This Way comment: Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Anglet. For detailed visitor information see the Anglet travel guide.

Anglet is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the region), in the south-west of France at 95 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Anglet is 667 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Anglet include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Biarritz at 3 km and Bayonne at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Anglet, 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 Anglet in .

Note that all distances below 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 Anglet

Markets in and near Anglet

Market days in Anglet: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (3km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (5km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (8km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (10km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (16km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Urrugne: market Thursday (20km)

More information about Anglet, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Anglet, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (16km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (17km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (43km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Anglet

Canton: Anglet

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

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Postcode: 64600

Distance to Anglet

from Pau (prefecture): 95 km

from Paris: 667 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 708 km

from Bordeaux: 168 km

from Strasbourg: 912 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbonne, Arcangues, Bassussarry, Bayonne, Biarritz, Boucau, Saint-Pierre-d'Irube and Villefranque.

This page in French: Visiter Anglet