Bastanes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bastanes in Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Photo is of Navarrenx at 3 km from Bastanes

Visit Bastanes: highlights and tourist information

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Bastanes 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 Bastanes in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Navarrenx at 3 km and Laas at 8 km.

Bastanes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Navarrenx

Navarrenx

at 3 km (direction south-south-east)

Navarrenx is a traditional fortified French bastide town in the western pyrenees...

See Navarrenx guide
Laas

Laas

at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Laas guide
Sauveterre-de-Bearn

Sauveterre-de-Bearn

at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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

Sauveterre church of Saint-André

Church at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sauveterre church of Saint-André guide
 
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Orthez

Orthez

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

The 13th century stone bridge across the river is the highlight of your visit...

See Orthez guide
Salies-de-Bearn

Salies-de-Bearn

at 19 km (direction north-west)

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

See Salies-de-Bearn guide
Saint-Palais

Saint-Palais

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Palais guide
Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Oloron-Sainte-Marie

at 22 km (direction south-east)

There are several sights of interest in Oloron-Saint-Marie including a picturesque section of river...

See Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Cathedral at 22 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral of Sainte-Marie is best known for its remarkable 12th century entrance...

See Cathedral Saint-Marie in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Church at 22 km (direction south-east)

The Church Sainte-Croix is an interesting roman style church built in the 12th century...

See Church Sainte-Croix in Oloron-Sainte-Marie guide
Chateau de Pau

Chateau de Pau

Castle at 33 km (direction east)

The Chateau de Pau is an impressive combination of the renaissance and 19th century...

See Chateau de Pau guide
Pau

Pau

at 33 km (direction east)

The large town of Pau is well known for the views from the belvedere...

See Pau guide
Sarrance

Sarrance

at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Pyreees-Atlantiques department

The small village of Sarrance is in the valley of the Gave d'Aspe and...

See Sarrance guide
La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction west)

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

See La Bastide-Clairence guide

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Markets in and near Bastanes

  • Navarrenx: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Mourenx: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Monein: market Monday (16km)
  • Orthez: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Artix: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Arthez-de-Bearn: market Saturday (18km)
  • Salies-de-Bearn: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Palais: market Friday (21km)
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie: market Friday (22km)
  • Aramits: market Sunday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Bastanes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Momas (29km)
  • Jardins du château de Viven (35km)
  • Parc du Sarrat (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque de Saint-Engrace (40km)
  • Cirque de Sainte-Engrâce (40km)
  • Gorges d'Holzarté (40km)
  • Gorges de Kakoetta (41km)
  • Gorges de Kakouetta (41km)
  • Gorges d'Ehujarre (42km)
  • Forêt d'Iraty (46km)
  • Vallée d'Aspe (46km)
  • Vallée d'Ossau (50km)
  • Col d'Aubisque (54km)
  • Cirque du Litor (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Pau (33km)
  • Hagetmau (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo d'Asson (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bastanes is in the south-west of France at 33 kilometres from Pau, the department capital (general information: Bastanes is 658 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bastanes

Canton: Navarrenx

Arrondissement: Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Department: Pyrenees-Atlantiques

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 64190

Distance to Bastanes

from Pau (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 658 km

from Calais: 868 km

from Nice: 649 km

from Bordeaux: 166 km

from Strasbourg: 878 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 Bastanes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angous, Araujuzon, Araux, Audaux, Bugnein, Castetbon, Castetnau-Camblong, Jasses, Meritein, Narp, Navarrenx, Ogenne-Camptort, Ossenx, Sauvelade, Sus, Susmiou and Viellenave-de-Navarrenx.

This page in French: Visiter Bastanes