Arthez-d'Asson tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arthez-d'Asson in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Col d\'Aubisque at 14 km from Arthez-d'Asson

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Arthez-d'Asson 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 Arthez-d'Asson in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Col d\'Aubisque at 14 km and Gourette at 16 km.

Arthez-d'Asson, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Col d\'Aubisque

Col d'Aubisque

Scenery at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Col d'Aubisque is a beautiful mountain pass with views of numerous high mountains...

See Col d'Aubisque guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

Gourette s a small ski station on the route to the Col d'Aubisque near...

See Gourette guide


at 17 km (direction south-west)

Eaux-Bonnes is a 19th century belle-epoque spa town at the base of the Col...

See Eaux-Bonnes guide


at 18 km (direction west-south-west)

Laruns is a pretty village, but it is the surrounding mountain scenery that attracts...

See Laruns guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

It is the abbey church in Saint-Savin, and the surrounding countryside, that make a...

See Saint-Savin guide


at 18 km (direction east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

Lourdes is of course very famous as a pilgrimage centre which attracts millions of...

See Lourdes guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

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at 25 km (direction north-north-west)

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide


at 29 km (direction west), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

See Sarrance guide
Pyrenees National Parc

Pyrenees National Parc

National Parc at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The Pyrenees National Parc contains a great deal of the most beatiful mountain scenery...

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at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The substantial gardens of Jardin Massey are the main place of interest in the...

See Tarbes guide
Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the 12th century...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide


at 32 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

The pleasant town of Luz-Saint-Sauveur is well placed to explore some lovely Pyreneean mountain...

See Luz-Saint-Sauveur guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

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Map of places to visit near Arthez-d'Asson


Markets in and near Arthez-d'Asson

  • Castet: market Thursday (14km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (17km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (25km)
  • Bedous: market Thursday (30km)
  • Luz-Saint-Sauveur: market Monday (31km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (32km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (32km)
  • Bagneres-de-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (33km)
  • Monein: market Monday (37km)

More information about Arthez-d'Asson, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Arthez-d'Asson, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin Massey (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (5km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (14km)
  • Cirque du Litor (15km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (18km)
  • Cirque du Lys (24km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (28km)
  • Cirque du Marcadau (30km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (32km)
  • Grottes de Médous (34km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (38km)
  • Brèche de Roland (48km)
  • Cirque d'Estaubés (48km)
  • Cascade de Gavarnie (48km)
  • Cirque de Troumouse (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (5km)

Geography and distances

Arthez-d'Asson is in the south-west of France at 26 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Arthez-d'Asson is 672 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Arthez-d'Asson

Canton: Nay-Ouest

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64800

Distance to Arthez-d'Asson

from Pau (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 672 km

from Calais: 888 km

from Nice: 611 km

from Bordeaux: 196 km

from Strasbourg: 870 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 Arthez-d'Asson from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asson, Bruges-Capbis-Mifaget, Lestelle-Betharram and Montaut.

This page in French: Visiter Arthez-d'Asson