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Visit Assat: highlights and tourist information

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Assat is situated in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 8 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Assat is 656 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pau at 8 km and Oloron-Sainte-Marie at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Assat, 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 Assat in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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


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Map of places to visit near Assat


Markets in and near Assat

  • Pau: market every day except Sunday (8km)
  • Gan: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Castet: market Thursday (23km)
  • Monein: market Monday (24km)
  • Lourdes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Saturday all day & Monday & Friday (27km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (27km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (27km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Tarbes: market Thursday all day (30km)
  • Vic-en-Bigorre: market Saturday all day (32km)

More information about Assat, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Assat, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Marshall Foch house (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Viven (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (25km)
  • Jardin Massey (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grottes de Betharram (19km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (31km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (31km)
  • Cirque du Litor (33km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (42km)
  • Cirque du Lys (42km)
  • Grottes de Médous (44km)
  • Pont d'Espagne (46km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (51km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (51km)
  • Col du Tourmalet (52km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (14km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Assat

Canton: Pau-Sud

Arrondissement: Pau

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64510

Distance to Assat

from Pau (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 656 km

from Calais: 871 km

from Nice: 612 km

from Bordeaux: 178 km

from Strasbourg: 859 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andoins, Aressy, Artigueloutan, Baliros, Baudreix, Beuste, Bizanos, Boeil-Bezing, Bordes, Bosdarros, Lagos, Lee, Mazeres-Lezons, Meillon, Narcastet, Ousse, Pardies-Pietat, Pau, Rontignon, Saint-Abit, Sendets and Uzos.

This page in French: Visiter Assat

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