Arhansus tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Saint-Palais at 8 km from Arhansus

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Arhansus 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 Arhansus in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Palais at 8 km and Sauveterre church of Saint-André at 17 km.

Arhansus, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction )

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

See Saint-Palais guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide


at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port guide


at 20 km (direction north-east)

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

See Laas guide


at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Navarrenx guide


at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

The small town of Salies-de-Bearn is a pleasure to explore, and a nice place...

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction north-west)

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Itxassou guide


at 32 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 34 km (direction north-east)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide


at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Espelette guide
Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 35 km (direction east)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

See Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 36 km (direction east)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide

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Map of places to visit near Arhansus


Markets in and near Arhansus

  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (19km)
  • Tardets-Sorholus: market Monday (21km)
  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (25km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (29km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (35km)

More information about Arhansus, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Arhansus, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Iraty (29km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (30km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (34km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (34km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (34km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (34km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (36km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (36km)
  • Marais d'Orx (48km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Arhansus is in the south-west of France at 54 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Arhansus is 675 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Arhansus

Canton: Iholdy

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64120

Distance to Arhansus

from Pau (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 675 km

from Calais: 883 km

from Nice: 672 km

from Bordeaux: 179 km

from Strasbourg: 900 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 Arhansus from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beyrie-sur-Joyeuse, Bunus, Juxue, Larceveau-Arros-Cibits, Larribar-Sorhapuru, Lohitzun-Oyhercq, Lourdios-Ichere, Orsanco, Ostabat-Asme, Pagolle and Uhart-Mixe.

This page in French: Visiter Arhansus