Ayherre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ayherre in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of La Bastide-Clairence at 4 km from Ayherre

Visit Ayherre: highlights and tourist information

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Ayherre 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 Ayherre in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Bastide-Clairence at 4 km and Cambo-les-Bains at 12 km.

Ayherre, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction )

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Itxassou guide


at 17 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Espelette guide


at 19 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Palais guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

See Bayonne cathedral guide


at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial old town and...

See Bayonne guide


Most Beautiful Village at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ainhoa guide
Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame

Church at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide


Seaside resort at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast...

See Anglet guide


at 24 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide


at 25 km (direction south)

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
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 26 km (direction east)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide

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Map of places to visit near Ayherre


Markets in and near Ayherre

  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (12km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (17km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (19km)
  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port: market Monday all day (25km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Ayherre, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Ayherre, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (12km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (26km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (35km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (46km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (51km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (57km)
  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Ayherre is in the south-west of France at 72 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Ayherre is 668 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ayherre

Canton: Bastide-Clairence

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64240

Distance to Ayherre

from Pau (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 668 km

from Calais: 872 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 170 km

from Strasbourg: 903 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 Ayherre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonloc, Hasparren, Isturits, La Bastide-Clairence, Mendionde, Saint-Esteben and Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue.

This page in French: Visiter Ayherre