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Bascons tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bascons in Landes

Photo is of Mont-de-Marsan at 10 km from Bascons

Visit Bascons: highlights and tourist information

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Bascons is situated in the Landes department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Mont-de-Marsan at 10 km and Aire-sur-l'Adour at 19 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Bascons, 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 Bascons in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

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



at 10 km (direction north-west)

Not usually thought of as a tourist destination, Mont-de-Marsan has...

See Mont-de-Marsan guide


at 19 km (direction south-east)

Aire-sur-l'Adour is a pleasant town with a cathedral in...

See Aire-sur-l'Adour guide


at 23 km (direction north-east)

Saint-Justin is a peaceful bastide town in the Landes...

See Saint-Justin guide
Labastide d'Armagnac

Labastide d'Armagnac

at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

Labastide d'Armagnac is a 13th century bastide town that...

See Labastide d'Armagnac guide
Mauvezin d'Armagnac

Mauvezin d'Armagnac

at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

Mauvezin d'Armagnac is a very small village in the Landes with...

See Mauvezin d'Armagnac guide


at 42 km (direction east), in the Gers department

Eauze is a historic market town with attractive medieval buildings...

See Eauze guide


at 47 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the...

See Orthez guide


Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Gers department

After exploring the picturesque village at Montreal-du-Gers you can visit...

See Montreal-du-Gers guide


at 54 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Pyrenees department

Maubourguet makes every effort to hide its impressive monuments...

See Maubourguet guide


at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide


at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Laas guide


at 63 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The view from the terrace in front of the church in...

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

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 63 km (direction south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Landes

Map of places to visit near Bascons


Markets in and near Bascons

  • Mont-de-Marsan: market Tuesday all day & Saturday (10km)
  • Hagetmau: market Wednesday all day (23km)
  • Roquefort: market Saturday (26km)
  • Tartas: market Saturday (31km)
  • Riscle: market Friday (33km)
  • Amou: market Sunday (36km)
  • Eauze: market Thursday all day (41km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (43km)
  • Plaisance: market Thursday (45km)
  • Morcenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (46km)

More information about Bascons, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bascons, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Abbaye de St Sever (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (14km)
  • Aire sur l'Adour église St Quitterie (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Palmeraie du Sarthou (38km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Momas (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bascons is in the south-west of France at 10 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Bascons is 598 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bascons

Canton: Grenade-sur-l'Adour

Arrondissement: Mont-de-Marsan

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40090

Distance to Bascons

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 598 km

from Calais: 810 km

from Nice: 617 km

from Bordeaux: 113 km

from Strasbourg: 821 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into the region's airports at Bordeaux or Biarritz. The drive down the west coast from Saint Malo ferry port requires about 8 hours. For driving distances to Bascons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artassenx, Borderes-et-Lamensans, Bretagne-de-Marsan, Castandet, Grenade-sur-l'Adour, Laglorieuse, Larriviere, Maurrin, Mazerolles and Saint-Maurice-sur-Adour.

This page in French: Visiter Bascons

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