Bardos tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bardos in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of La Bastide-Clairence at 7 km from Bardos

Visit Bardos: highlights and tourist information

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Bardos 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 Bardos in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Bastide-Clairence at 7 km and Cambo-les-Bains at 20 km.

Bardos, 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 7 km (direction south-west)

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide


at 20 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 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Palais guide


at 22 km (direction west)

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

See Bayonne guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 22 km (direction west)

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

See Bayonne cathedral guide


at 22 km (direction south-west)

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

See Itxassou guide


at 23 km (direction east)

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Sauveterre-de-Bearn guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Espelette guide


Seaside resort at 25 km (direction west)

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

See Anglet guide


Seaside resort at 26 km (direction north-west), in the Landes department

Capbreton is a popular resort and beach that also has a traditional harbour and...

See Capbreton guide


Seaside resort at 27 km (direction north-west), in the Landes department

Soorts is one of the smaller beach resorts along the extensive Atlantic coast in...

See Hossegor guide


Seaside resort at 28 km (direction west)

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine to make Biarritz a...

See Biarritz guide

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Map of places to visit near Bardos


Markets in and near Bardos

  • Peyrehorade: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (21km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse: market Friday (22km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (23km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (24km)

More information about Bardos, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bardos, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (20km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (20km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bardos is in the south-west of France at 70 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Bardos is 658 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bardos

Canton: Bidache

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64520

Distance to Bardos

from Pau (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 658 km

from Calais: 862 km

from Nice: 683 km

from Bordeaux: 159 km

from Strasbourg: 894 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 Bardos from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bidache, Guiche, La Bastide-Clairence and Sames.

This page in French: Visiter Bardos