Bassussarry tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bassussarry in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Anglet at 4 km from Bassussarry

Visit Bassussarry: highlights and tourist information

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Bassussarry 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 Bassussarry in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Anglet at 4 km and Bayonne cathedral at 5 km.

Bassussarry, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 4 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Anglet guide
Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 5 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bayonne cathedral guide


Seaside resort at 5 km (direction north-west)

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

See Biarritz guide


at 6 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bayonne guide


at 10 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle guide


at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Espelette guide


at 13 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cambo-les-Bains guide


Seaside resort at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

A long established beach resort, Saint-Jean-de-Luz also has a lively and popular town centre...

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz guide
Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Church at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

The church of Saint John the Baptist in Saint-Jean-de-Luz has a remarkable interior with...

See Saint-Jean-de-Luz church guide


at 14 km (direction west-south-west)

Once home to Maurice Ravel, Ciboure is a smal port and resort just south...

See Ciboure guide


at 15 km (direction south-east)

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

See Itxassou guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south)

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 16 km (direction south)

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

See Ainhoa church of Notre-Dame guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

Sare is one of several traditional Basque towns in the western Pyrenees, with lots...

See Sare guide

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Map of places to visit near Bassussarry


Markets in and near Bassussarry

  • Anglet: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Bayonne: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Bidart: market Saturday (7km)
  • Ustaritz: market Saturday (7km)
  • Boucau: market Saturday (9km)
  • Cambo-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Friday (13km)
  • Saint Jean de Luz: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Ciboure: market Sunday (14km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Urrugne: market Thursday (18km)

More information about Bassussarry, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Bassussarry, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de la villa Arnaga (13km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Marais d'Orx (20km)
  • Vallée des Aldudes (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bassussarry is in the south-west of France at 94 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Bassussarry is 671 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bassussarry

Canton: Ustaritz

Arrondissement: Bayonne

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64200

Distance to Bassussarry

from Pau (prefecture): 94 km

from Paris: 671 km

from Calais: 872 km

from Nice: 707 km

from Bordeaux: 172 km

from Strasbourg: 914 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 Bassussarry from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ahetze, Anglet, Arbonne, Arcangues, Bayonne, Biarritz, Saint-Pierre-d'Irube, Ustaritz and Villefranque.

This page in French: Visiter Bassussarry